Tsurezure dana

During my recent trip to Warsaw I was introduced to a wonderfull tana. Tsurezure dana is made of laquered wood. The middle shelfe is hidden behind two small doors. Using the small hangles on the mini fusuma you can slid them back to reveale the natsume. Tsurezure dana was designed by Tantansai, Urasenkes 14th Oiemoto.…

Tabidansu

I do not know why, but I have a fascination with boxes in relation to Tea. I love dogu that has a wooden box, I love chabako, I love satsubako, and I love tabidansu. I would like to share some information about the last one. Tana is the Japanese word used to describe a small table or stand…