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Chinese (karamono) tea caddy, taikai type
13th-14th century

Southern Song or Yuan dynasty

Stoneware with iron glaze; ivory lid
H: 6.5 W: 8.6 cm
Fuzhou, China


We are excited to reopen the Freer in October 2017, following a renovation to allow us to better present our art and serve our visitors. The Sackler remains open, with a full lineup of exhibitions and events both in the museum and around DC. For your safety, all visitors will have their bags checked. See the complete list of restricted items and bag sizes.