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Jar

Medium:
Unglazed stoneware
Dimensions:
H x Diam: 47.1 x 38.4 cm (18 9/16 x 15 1/8 in)
Type:
Ceramic, Vessel
Origin:
Gyeongsang-do province, Korea
Topic:
Three Kingdoms period (1st century B.C.E. - 7th century C.E.), Korea, stoneware, unglazed, Korean Art
Credit Line:
Purchase
Date:
late 5th-mid 6th century
Period:
Three Kingdoms period
Accession Number:
F1985.4
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Provenance:
From early 1960s to 1985 Rear Adm. George Washington Pressey (died 1966) and Elizabeth Lee Berger (primo voto Mrs. George Washington Pressey) (1913-2002), Washington, D.C. [1] From 1985 Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Elizabeth Lee Berger, January 3, 1985 [2] Notes: [1] According to information in the object's record, the vessel was acquired in Korea by Mrs. Berger and her first husband, Rear Adm. George Washington Pressey (died 1966), when they were posted there in the early 1960s. [2] See Invoice, issued by Mrs. Elizabeth L. Berger (Mrs. Samuel D. Berger), signed and dated 3 January 1985, copy in object file.
Rights:
Copyright with museum






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