Stoneware with opaque wood-ash glaze; gold lacquer repairs
H x W: 6.1 x 12.8 cm (2 3/8 x 5 1/16 in)
Possibly Beopgi-ri ware
possibly Beopgi-ri kilns, Yangsan, Gyeongsangnam-do province, Korea
Joseon period (1392 - 1910), tea, Korea, gold, stoneware, Korean Art, lacquer repair, Beopgi-ri ware
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
early 17th century
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
To 1911 Y. Fujita and Company, Kyoto, to 1911  From 1911 to 1919 Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Y. Fujita and Company in 1911  From 1920 Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920  Notes:  See Original Pottery List, L. 2163, pg. 552, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Bought by C.L. Freer from Y. Fujita, Kyoto, while on a trip during 1910-1911 (see Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record).  See note 1.  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.
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