Jar

백자호, 白瓷壺

Korean
20th century


Object Place: Songdo, Korea

Dimensions

Height: 16.0 cm (6 5/16 in.), Diameter of Rim: 9.7 cm (3 13/16 in.), Diameter of Foot: 7.8 cm (3 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

92.3016

Medium or Technique

White porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Pottery

Provenance

Originated from Songdo (present-day Kaesong, North Korea). Between 1881 and 1886, Pierre Louis Jouy (b. 1856 - d. 1894); probably sold by Jouy to Edward Sylvester Morse (b. 1838 - d. 1925), Salem; 1892, sold by Morse to the MFA (Accession Date: March 1, 1892).

Credit Line

Morse Collection. Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution