Rikyu is said to have used this type of Tana to make Tea at the battle camp of Odawara. The tana is also said to be modeled on a armour box. The middle shelf is loose. While doing Tea on the grass this shelf can be removed and used to place utensils on.

Yachiyo-dana is a very similar type of tana.


Tabidansu is 33.8cm wide, 26.7cm deep, and 44.7cm high. It is usually created made of unfinished paulownia wood.


chado: Tabi-dansu (last edited 2013-11-20 08:52:42 by MariusFroisland)