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Water bottle (kundika or jeongbyeong)
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Water bottle (kundika or jeongbyeong)

Medium:
Stoneware with white inlay under celadon glaze
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 35.8 x 14.4 x 13 cm (14 1/8 x 5 11/16 x 5 1/8 in)
Type:
Ceramic, Vessel
Origin:
Gangjin or Buan kilns, Jeolla-do province, Korea
Topic:
Buddhism, peony, Goryeo period (918 - 1392), water, green glaze, Korea, kundika, stoneware, Korean Art, white inlay
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
On View:
Freer, Gallery 14: Cranes and Clouds: Inlay in Korean Ceramics
Date:
first half of 13th century
Period:
Goryeo period
Accession Number:
F1909.45
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Provenance:
To 1909 Yamanaka & Company, to 1909 [1] From 1909 to 1919 Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Yamanaka & Company in 1909 [2] From 1920 Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3] Notes: [1] Undated folder sheet note. Also see Original Pottery List, L. 1934, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. The majority of Charles Lang Freer’s purchases from Yamanaka & Company were made at its New York branch. Yamanaka & Company maintained branch offices, at various times, in Boston, Chicago, London, Peking, Shanghai, Osaka, Nara, and Kyoto. During the summer, the company also maintained seasonal locations in Newport, Bar Harbor, and Atlantic City. [2] See note 1. [3] 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.
Rights:
Copyright with museum






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