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Peach-shaped Gourd Cup

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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, Joseon dynasty, 19th century

Object Place

Korea

Dimensions

Height: 5.2 cm (2 1/16 in.), Diameter of Rim: 9.6 cm (3 3/4 in.), Diameter of Base: .3.5 cm (1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

50.1682

Medium or Technique

Red and black acquer with carved decoration

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Lacquer works