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At A Glance

  • Period

    mid 15th century
  • Geography

    Jeolla-do province, Korea
  • Material

    Stoneware with white inlay under transparent, pale blue glaze
  • Dimension

    H x Diam (overall): 3.2 x 15.4 cm (1 1/4 x 6 1/16 in)
  • Accession Number

    F2002.6
  • EDAN ID

    edanmdm:fsg_F2002.6

Object Details

  • Provenance

    From early 1960s to 2002
    Rear Adm. George Washington Pressey (died 1966) and Elizabeth Lee Berger (1913-2002), Washington, DC [1]
    From 2002
    Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Elizabeth Lee Berger, October 21, 2002 [2]
    Notes:
    [1] According to information in the object's record, the vessel was acquired in Korea by Mrs. Berger and her first husband, Rear Adm. George Washington Pressey (died 1966), when they were posted there in the early 1960s.
    [2] See Deed of Gift, acknowledging the acceptance of the object as gift to the Freer Gallery on October 21, 2002, copy in object file.
  • Collection

    Freer Gallery of Art Collection
  • Exhibition History

    Cranes and Clouds: The Korean Art of Ceramic Inlay (November 5, 2011 to January 3, 2016)
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Mrs. Elizabeth Lee Berger (1913-2002)
  • Origin

    Jeolla-do province, Korea
  • Credit Line

    Gift of Elizabeth Lee Berger
  • Type

    Vessel
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