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Melon-shaped vase with flower-shaped mouth

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Provenance

Joseph Leiter (b. 1868 - d. 1932), Chicago. Mr. and Mrs. John Dolliver MacDonald, Cambridge; 1959, gift of Mr. and Mrs. MacDonald to the MFA (Accession Date: May 14, 1959).

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John Dolliver MacDonald

Korean, Goryeo dynasty, first half of the 12th century

Object Place

Korea

Dimensions

H. 23.2 cm (9 1/8 in.); Diam. of mouth: 9.7 cm (3 13/16 in.); diam. of foot: 7.5 cm (2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

59.308

Medium or Technique

Stoneware with celadon glaze and incised decoration

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Stoneware