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Flower-shaped Bowl

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Provenance

1880s, probably purchased in Japan by William Sturgis Bigelow (b. 1850 - d. 1926), Boston; 1899, gift of Bigelow and Denman Waldo Ross (b. 1853 - d. 1935), Cambridge to the MFA (Accession Date: November 7, 1899).

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection and Denman Waldo Ross

Korean, Goryeo dynasty, late 12th century

Object Place

Korea

Dimensions

Height: 6.2 cm (2 7/16 in.), Diameter of Rim: 16.9 cm (6 5/8 in.), Diameter of Foot: 9.4 cm (3 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

99.280

Medium or Technique

Glazed stoneware with inlaid decoration

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Stoneware