Mizusashi (water container for Tea Ceremony) in the form of a Wooden Bucket

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Mizusashi (water container for Tea Ceremony) in the form of a Wooden Bucket

Japan, Momoyama period, 1573-1615
Furnishings; Serviceware
Tamba ware; stoneware with natural ash glaze
a-b) Two-piece lid: 9 1/2 x 4 1/2 x 3/8 in. (24.13 x 11.43 x 0.95 cm) each; c) Container: 10 3/4 x 10 1/4 x 9 1/4 in. (27.31 x 26.04 x 24.45 cm)
Gift of David and Margaret Barry (M.2009.16a-c)
Currently on public view:
Pavilion for Japanese Art, floor 3 MAP IT
Pavilion for Japanese Art, floor 3

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