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Melon-shaped Ewer

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Provenance

1930, gift of Mrs. Francis Stewart Kershaw to the MFA (Accession Date: May 1, 1930).

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Francis Stewart Kershaw in memory of Francis Stewart Kershaw

Korean, Goryeo dynasty, early 13th century

Object Place

Korea

Dimensions

Height: 20.8 cm (8 3/16 in.), Diameter of Rim: 3.4 cm (1 5/16 in.), Diameter of foot: 9.2 cm (3 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

30.430

Medium or Technique

Glazed stoneware with incised decoration

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Stoneware