User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Jar with painted scrolls

Start collecting

Provenance

Charles Bain Hoyt (b. 1889 - d. 1949), Camden; 1959, sold by Harry C. Nail Jr., San Francisco to the MFA for $750.00 (Accession Date: September 17, 1959).

Credit Line

Charles Bain Hoyt Fund

Korean, Joseon dynasty, late 15th century

Object Place

Korea

Dimensions

H. 15.1 cm (15 15/16 in.), diam. of rim: 9.8 cm (3 7/8 in.); diam. of foot: 6.6 cm (2 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

59.492

Medium or Technique

Buncheong stoneware with underglaze iron-brown painting

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Stoneware