Portable Tea Set Adorned with Landscape of Gate, Stone Lanterns, Tower, Arched Bridge (Sori Bashi) and Pine Tree Motifs Includes Traveling Box and Wrapping Cloth Interior Tray adorned with Sea Shells Incense Case (Kogo), Tea Caddy (Natsume), Tea Whisk Container Adorned with Arched Bridge (Sori Bashi) and Pine Tree Motifs, Tea Scoop (Chashaku), and Feather-Brush

Japan

Meiji period (1868-1912), About 1900

  • Titles Portable Tea Set Adorned with Landscape of Gate, Stone Lanterns, Tower, Arched Bridge (Sori Bashi) and Pine Tree Motifs Includes Traveling Box and Wrapping Cloth Interior Tray adorned with Sea Shells Incense Case (Kogo), Tea Caddy (Natsume), Tea Whisk Container Adorned with Arched Bridge (Sori Bashi) and Pine Tree Motifs, Tea Scoop (Chashaku), and Feather-Brush (Descriptive)
  • Artist Japan
  • Medium wood, lacquer, silk, ivory, eagle feather, board
  • Dimensions 5 1/4 × 5 1/2 × 8 1/4 in. (13.3 × 14 × 21 cm)
  • Credit Line Collection of the Art Fund, Inc. at the Birmingham Museum of Art; Gift of Nicholas Sibley, AFI.2.2016.1-.6
  • Work Type tea set
  • Classification Containers