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Covered Bowl

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Inscription

Chinese character for long life 수壽

Provenance

By 1948, Charles Bain Hoyt (b. 1889 - d. 1949), Camden; 1950, bequest of Hoyt to the MFA (Accession Date: May 11, 1950).

Credit Line

Bequest of Charles Bain Hoyt—Charles Bain Hoyt Collection

Korean, Joseon dynasty, 19th century

Object Place

Korea

Dimensions

Overall Height: 27.0 cm (10 5/8 in.), Diameter of Foot: 17.1 cm (6 3/4 in.), diameter of lid: 30.6 cm (12 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.1042

Medium or Technique

White porcelain with decoration painted with underglaze cobalt-blue

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain