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Originated from Songdo (present-day Kaesong, North Korea). Between 1881 and 1886, Pierre Louis Jouy (b. 1856 - d. 1894); probably sold by Jouy to Edward Sylvester Morse (b. 1838 - d. 1925), Salem; 1892, sold by Morse to the MFA (Accession Date: March 1, 1892).

Credit Line

Morse Collection. Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Korean, 20th century

Object Place

Songdo, Korea


Height: 6.3 cm (2 1/2 in.), Diameter of Rim: 14.2 cm (5 9/16 in.), Diameter of Foot: 5.2 cm (2 1/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

White porcelain




Ceramics, Pottery