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Katagami, Japanese Tea Set Motif

This is a Katagami. It is dated late 18th - mid 19th century and we acquired it in 1955. Its medium is mulberry paper (kozo washi) treated with fermented persimmon tannin (kakishibu) . It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 27.9 × 39.4 cm (11 in. × 15 1/2 in.)

Cite this object as

Katagami, Japanese Tea Set Motif; Japan; mulberry paper (kozo washi) treated with fermented persimmon tannin (kakishibu) ; H x W: 27.9 × 39.4 cm (11 in. × 15 1/2 in.); 1955-32-2

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