Three Kingdoms period (1st century B.C.E. - 7th century C.E.), funerary, Korea, stoneware, unglazed, Korean Art
early 5th century
Three Kingdoms period
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
From circa 1963-1965 to 1996 Mr. Yoshida, Antique Yoshida, Kyoto, acquired in Kyoto or Osaka between 1963-1965  From 1996 to 1998 Mrs. Keum Ja Kang (Kum-ja Kang), the Kang Collection, New York, purchased from Mr. Yoshida on October 1, 1996  From 1998 Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from the Kang Collection, October 22, 1998  Notes:  See Invoice issued by Mr. Yoshida, Antique Yoshida, to the Kang Collection, dated October 1, 1996, copy in object file. In the invoice, Mr. Yoshida stated that he had acquired this object, along with four other items that he sold to the Kang Collection, between 1963 and 1965 in Kyoto and Osaka. See also provenance record for F1998.305, which was purchased together with this vessel.  See Mr. Yoshida's Invoice, dated October 1, 1996, cited in note 1.  See Kang Collection's Invoice, dated October 22, 1998, copy in object file.
Chrome users: right click on icon, select "save link as..."
Internet Explorer users: right click on icon, select "save target as..."
Mozilla Firefox users: right click on icon, select "save link as..."
Please note: The Freer Gallery of Art will be closed to the public from January 2016 until summer 2017. The Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Library, and Archives will remain open for the duration of the renovation. Learn more »