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Small jar, Korean

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Provenance

Discovered in Japan. By 1892, 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, 16th century

Object Place

Hizen province, Karatsu

Dimensions

Height x diameter of mouth x diameter of foot: 5.8 x 5.7 x 5.5 cm (2 5/16 x 2 1/4 x 2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

92.3202

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery