Historical period(s)
Goryeo period, second half of 13th century
Medium
Stoneware with white inlay under celadon glaze
Dimensions
H x W: 8.7 x 18.6 cm (3 7/16 x 7 5/16 in)
Geography
Korea, Jeollabuk-do province, possibly Buan kilns
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1907.794
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic
Type

Stand

Keywords
Goryeo period (918 - 1392), green glaze, Korea, lion, stoneware, white inlay
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. Also see Original Pottery List, L. 1600, 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

Sigisbert Chrétien Bosch Reitz. Catalogue of an Exhibition of Early Chinese Pottery and Sculpture. Exh. cat. New York. fig. 286.Evelyn B. McCune. Korean Pottery of the Koryo Period (935-1392). vol. 2, no. 32 Washington, April 12, 1945. p. 1.M. Kerslake. Korean Pottery. vol. 5, no. 2 London, February 1951. p. 23.Sekai toji zenshu (Catalogue of the World's Ceramics). 16 vols, Tokyo, 1955-1958. p. 240, fig. 156.

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

Copyright with museum