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Lidded cup with lotus-bud-shaped knob

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Provenance

Possibly from one of the royal tombs of Korea. 1911, purchased in Japan by curator Langdon Warner (b. 1881 - d. 1955), Boston on behalf of the MFA for 50 yen (Accession Date: October 16, 1911).

Credit Line

Special Korean Pottery Fund

Lidded Bowl

Korean, Goryeo dynasty, first half of 12th century

Object Place

Korea

Dimensions

Overall: H. 9.8 cm (3 7/8 in.) Cup: H. 7 cm (2 3/4 in.); diam. of rim: 10.4 cm (4 1/8 in.); diam. of foot: 6.1 cm (2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.1817a-b

Medium or Technique

Stoneware with celadon glaze

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Stoneware