Asian Art
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Usucha Natsume Tea Caddy (Cha-Ire)

ca. 1950

Lacquer on wood

2 3/16 x 3 3/8 in. (5.5 x 8.5 cm)
Gift of Pia Christina Ossorio in memory of Frederic E. Ossorio, B.A. 1942
2013.42.141a-b
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Containers - Wood
Geography: 
Japan
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Bought by Ossorio from George Ikari on August 25, 1976.

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