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Ewer in the shape of a bamboo shoot

Bamboo Shoot-shaped Ewer

Korean
12th century


Object Place, Korea

Dimensions

H. 24.9 cm (9 13/16 in.), diam. of foot: 9 cm (3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.966a-b

Medium or Technique

Stoneware with celadon glaze and carved and incised decoration

On View

Arts of Korea Gallery (Gallery 179)

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Stoneware

Provenance

By 1948, Charles Bain Hoyt (b. 1889 - d. 1949), Camden; 1950, bequest of Hoyt to the MFA (Accession Date: May 11, 1950).

Credit Line

Bequest of Charles Bain Hoyt—Charles Bain Hoyt Collection