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Peach-shaped water dropper

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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

H 10.0 cm (3 15/16 in.), Diameter of Base: 5.3-5.8 cm (2 1/16-2 5/16 in.), Diameter of Body: 7.4 cm (2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.1142

Medium or Technique

White porcelain with underglaze cobalt-blue and iron-brown decorations

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain