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Melon-shaped ewer with inlaid peony and chrysanthemum

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Provenance

By 1948, Charles Bain Hoyt (b. 1889 - d. 1949), Camden; 1950, bequest of Hoyt to the MFA (Accession Date: May 11, 1950).

Credit Line

Bequest of Charles Bain Hoyt—Charles Bain Hoyt Collection

Korean, Goryeo dynasty, 13th century

Object Place

Korea

Dimensions

H. 20.3 cm (8 in.); diam. of lid: 3.7 cm (1 7/16 in.); diam. of foot: 8 cm (3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

50.985a-b

Medium or Technique

Stoneware with celadon glaze

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Stoneware