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Medium:
Stoneware with white inlay under transparent, pale blue glaze
Dimensions:
H x Diam (overall): 3.2 x 15.4 cm (1 1/4 x 6 1/16 in)
Style:
Buncheong ware
Type:
Ceramic, Vessel
Origin:
Jeolla-do province, Korea
Topic:
Buncheong ware, Joseon period (1392 - 1910), Korea, stoneware, pale blue glaze, Korean Art, white inlay
Credit Line:
Gift of Elizabeth Lee Berger
On View:
Freer, Gallery 14: Cranes and Clouds: Inlay in Korean Ceramics
Date:
mid 15th century
Period:
Joseon period
Accession Number:
F2002.6
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Provenance:
From early 1960s to 2002 Rear Adm. George Washington Pressey (died 1966) and Elizabeth Lee Berger (primo voto Mrs. George Washington Pressey) (1913-2002), Washington, D.C. [1] From 2002 Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Elizabeth Lee Berger, October 21, 2002 [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 Deed of Gift, acknowledging the acceptance of the object as gift to the Freer Gallery on October 21, 2002, copy in object file.
Rights:
Copyright with museum






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