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Jar with designs of tortoises and cranes
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Jar with designs of tortoises and cranes Jar with designs of tortoises and cranes

Jar with designs of tortoises and cranes

Medium:
Porcelain with cobalt pigment under transparent, colorless glaze
Dimensions:
H x W: 30.5 x 31.8 cm (12 x 12 1/2 in)
Style:
Bunwon ware
Type:
Ceramic, Vessel
Origin:
Bunwon kilns, Gyeonggi-do province, Korea
Topic:
crane, Bunwon ware, Joseon period (1392 - 1910), cobalt pigment, Korea, porcelain, clear glaze, Korean Art
Credit Line:
Purchase
Date:
19th century
Period:
Joseon period
Accession Number:
F1970.6a-c
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Provenance:
From at least 1969 to 1970 Daisho Commercial & Industrial Co., Ltd, Tokyo, from at least February 12, 1969 [1] From 1970 Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Daisho Commercial & Industrial Co., Ltd., March 16, 1970 [2] Notes: [1] See correspondence dated February 12, 1969, authorizing Mr. Yoshinobu Daisho to ship the object, along with two other objects, to the Freer Gallery, copy in object file. A receipt, dated May 13, 1969, confirms the delivery of the objects to the Freer Gallery for the consideration for purchase, copy in object file. [2] See Invoice issued by the Daisho Commercial & Industrial Co., Ltd, dated March 16, 1970, copy in object file.
Rights:
Copyright with museum






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