Jar with flattened sides

Historical period(s)
Goryeo period, late 13th-early 14th century
Medium
Stoneware with white and black inlays under celadon glaze; gold lacquer repair
Dimensions
H x W x D: 25.4 x 20.2 x 17.8 cm (10 x 7 15/16 x 7 in)
Geography
Korea, Jeolla-do province, Gangjin or Buan county, Gangjin or Buan kilns
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1904.330
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Jar

Keywords
black inlay, Goryeo period (918 - 1392), green glaze, Korea, lacquer repair, stoneware, white inlay
Provenance

Kojima Collection, Nagasaki [1]To 1904Yamanaka & Company, New York to 1904 [2]From 1904Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Yamanaka & Company, New York in 1904 [3]From 1920Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [4]Notes:[1] Undated folder sheet note. Also see Original Pottery List, L. 1330, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.[2] See note 1.[3] See note 1.[4] 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.

Previous Owner(s)

Yamanaka and Co. (C.L. Freer source)
Kojima Collection
Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919

Published References

Oriental Ceramics (Toyo Toji Taikan): The World's Great Collections. 12 vols., Tokyo. pl. 244.Korean Art in the Freer and Sackler Galleries. Washington, D.C. no. 6.34, p. 121.

Collection Area(s)
Korean Art
Web Resources
Korean Ceramics
The Story of the Beautiful
Google Cultural Institute
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