Bottle with inlaid decoration

Historical period(s)
Joseon period, 16th century
Stoneware with white inlay under transparent glaze; dark artificial stain; gold lacquer repairs.
Buncheong ware
H x W: 13 x 8.5 cm (5 1/8 x 3 3/8 in)
Korea, Jeolla-do, Gyeongsang-do, or Chungcheong-do province
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Ceramic, Vessel


Buncheong ware, clear glaze, Joseon period (1392 - 1910), Korea, lacquer repair, stoneware, white inlay

To 1905Yamanaka & Company, New York, NY, to 1905 [1]From 1905 to 1919Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Yamanaka & Company, New York, NY, in 1905 [2]From 1920Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]Notes:[1] Undated folder sheet note. Also see Original Pottery List, L. 1448, 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.

Previous Owner(s)

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

Published References

National Government of Korea. Chonson Period Ceramics in the Lee Hong-kun Collection. Seoul. cat. 195.

Collection Area(s)
Korean Art
Web Resources
Korean Ceramics
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum