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Plum blossom vase (maebyeong) with painted decoration

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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, 12th century

Object Place

Korea

Dimensions

Height: 29.0 cm (11 7/16 in.), Diameter of Mouth: 5.9 cm (2 5/16 in.), Diameter of Foot: 9.0 cm (3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.1019

Medium or Technique

Glazed stoneware with underglaze iron-brown painted decoration

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Stoneware