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Provenance

Originated from Songdo (present-day Kaesong, North Korea). Between 1881 and 1886, Pierre Louis Jouy (b. 1856 - d. 1894); probably sold by Jouy to Edward Sylvester Morse (b. 1838 - d. 1925), Salem; 1892, sold by Morse to the MFA (Accession Date: March 1, 1892).

Credit Line

Morse Collection. Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Korean, Three Kingdoms Period, 57 B.C.–A.D. 668

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

Height: 7.7 cm (3 1/16 in.), Diameter of Rim: 7.5 cm (2 15/16 in.), Diameter of Foot: 4.0 cm (1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

92.2981

Medium or Technique

Unglazed stoneware

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Stoneware