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Small jar, adapted to use as a tea caddy
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Small jar, adapted to use as a tea caddy

Medium:
Stoneware (unvitrified porcelain) with iron pigment under transparent glaze; gold lacquer repairs; ivory lid
Dimensions:
H x W: 6.9 x 8.8 cm (2 11/16 x 3 7/16 in)
Type:
Ceramic, Vessel
Origin:
eastern Gyeongsangnam-do province, Korea
Topic:
Joseon period (1392 - 1910), tea, Korea, gold, stoneware, clear glaze, Korean Art, lacquer repair, unvitrified porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Date:
first half of 17th century
Period:
Joseon period
Accession Number:
F1901.102a-b
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Provenance:
To 1901 Rufus E. Moore, New York, NY, to 1901 [1] From 1901 to 1919 Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Rufus E. Moore in 1901 [2] From 1920 Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3] Notes: [1] See Original Pottery List, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. [2] See note 1. [3] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.
Rights:
Copyright with museum






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