Natsume Tea Caddy

by: Koko Kakizaki

The small lidded caddy were used to hold the powdered green tea (matcha) as a "tea implement" for Japanese tea ceremony.  

This small gem was beautifully decorated with "Makie" sprinkled image of Japanese weeping willow.

MATERIAL Lacquerware
DIMENSIONS Diameter 2.75 x H2.75 in.
Diameter 7 x H7 cm
CURATOR Koko Kakizaki, Japan
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