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Tea capsule
(Tē kapuseruティーカプセル)

Artist/s name
translucent synthetic polymer resin, glass, silk, bamboo
(a-b) 21.5 x 17.8 cm diameter (overall) (capsule) (c) 7.5 x 10.8 cm diameter (tea bowl) (d-e) 9.2 x 5.0 cm diameter (overall) (sweet container) (f-g) 6.2 x 6.5 cm diameter (overall) (tea caddy) (h) 12.8 x 1.3 x 1.8 cm (tea scoop) (i) 13.0 x 12.0 cm (tea handkerchief) (j) 10.0 x 5.5 cm diameter (tea whisk) (k) 11.0 x 4.3 cm diameter (whisk stand) (l) 6.0 x 3.6 cm diameter (cloth holder) (m) 18.5 x 13.0 cm diameter (fabric bag for capsule) (n) 8.5 x 8.5 cm diameter (fabric bag for tea bowl) (o) 12.0 x 4.7 cm diameter (fabric bag for sweet container) (p) 7.5 x 6.5 cm diameter (fabric bag for tea caddy) (q) 14.5 x 1.5 x 0.5 cm (fabric bag for scoop)
Place/s of Execution
ed. 36/50
Accession Number
Asian Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased with funds donated by Joan Clemenger, 2010
© Mariko Mori/ARS. Licensed by VISCOPY, Australia
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of The Gordon Darling Foundation
Gallery location
Not on display