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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, 20th century

Object Place

Songdo, Korea

Dimensions

Height: 11.0 cm (4 5/16 in.), Diameter of Rim: 11.0 cm (4 5/16 in.), Diameter of Foot: 8.8 cm (3 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

92.3015

Medium or Technique

White porcelain

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain