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Curved roof-end tile with design of Buddhist heavenly being

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Provenance

By 1932, Robert Treat Paine Jr. (b. 1866 - d. 1951), Cambridge; 1932, gift of Paine to the MFA (Accession Date: April 7, 1932).

Credit Line

Gift of Robert T. Paine, Jr.

Korean, Unified Silla dynasty, 8th–9th century A.D.

Object Place

Korea

Dimensions

Length: 17.8 cm (7.0 in.), Width: 6.8 cm (2 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

32.84

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with impressed decoration

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware