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Provenance

Excavated from the mounds from the eastern side of the Korean peninsula. Between 1881 and 1886, Pierre Louis Jouy (d. 1894); probably sold by Jouy to Edward Sylvester Morse (b. 1838 - d. 1925), Salem; 1903, sold by Morse to the MFA (Accession Date: November 5, 1903).

Credit Line

Edward Sylvester Morse Collection

Korean, Three Kingdoms period, 57 B.C.–A.D. 668

Dimensions

Overall: 24.8 x 21 cm (9 3/4 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

03.1915

Medium or Technique

Unglazed stoneware

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Stoneware