Historical period(s)
Goryeo period, 14th century
Medium
Bronze
Dimensions
H x W: 32.6 x 18.7 cm (12 13/16 x 7 3/8 in)
Geography
Korea
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1907.366a-b
On View Location
Freer Gallery 14: Rediscovering Korea's Past
Classification(s)
Metalwork, Vessel
Type

Bottle

Keywords
casting, Goryeo period (918 - 1392), Korea
Provenance

To 1907Yamanaka & Company, New York, NY, to 1907 [1]From 1907 to 1919Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Yamanaka & Company, New York, NY, in 1907 [2]From 1920Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]Notes:[1] Undated folder sheet note. See Original Bronze List, S.I. 41, 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

Charlotte Horlyck. The Eternal Link: Grave Goods of the Koryo Kingdon (918-1392 CE). 44 Washington, D.C., 2014. fig. 10.Korean Art in the Freer and Sackler Galleries. Washington, D.C. no. 8.2, p. 141.

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

Copyright with museum