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Pear-shaped bottle

Medium:
Stoneware with black and white inlays under celadon glaze
Dimensions:
H x W: 35.6 x 19.8 cm (14 x 7 13/16 in)
Type:
Ceramic, Vessel
Origin:
Gangjin or Buan kilns, Jeolla-do province, Korea
Topic:
Goryeo period (918 - 1392), green glaze, Korea, stoneware, Korean Art, black and white inlay
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
On View:
Freer: The Peacock Room Comes to America
Date:
late 13th-early 14th century
Period:
Goryeo period
Accession Number:
F1907.76
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Provenance:
To 1907 Unidentified owner, Japan, to 1907 [1] From 1907 to 1919 Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased in Japan from an unidentified owner in spring 1907 [2] From 1920 Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3] Notes: [1] See Original Pottery List, L. 1553, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. [2] See note 1. [3] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.
Rights:
Copyright with museum






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