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Dragon-turtle shaped Ewer

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Inscription

wang (king) 왕王

Provenance

1938, sold by B. W. Fleisher, San Marino, CA to the MFA for $1,000.00 (Accession Date: April 14, 1938).

Credit Line

Seth K. Sweetser Fund

Korean, Goryeo dynasty, late 12th century

Object Place

Korea

Dimensions

Height: 17.0 cm (6 11/16 in.), Width: 18.2 cm (7 3/16 in.), Diameter of Foot: 9.8 cm (3 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

38.680a-b

Medium or Technique

Glazed stoneware with incised decoration

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Stoneware