Tea ceremonies are an important aspect of the East Asian life and an essential part of the cultures of that region. The Tea Culture includes how tea is made, consumed and interacted with, and the aesthetics that surround the tea experience. This collection includes teapots, tea caddies (tea-leaf storage jar), water jars, and teacups that were used in tea ceremonies in East Asia. All the historical artworks in this collection were made in East Asia between the 14th and 19th century. The items are sorted by type of wares, then chronologically.