Jar

항아리, 短頸壺

Korean
Three Kingdoms Period
57 B.C.–A.D. 668


Object Place: Korea

Dimensions

Height: 20.0 cm (7 7/8 in.), Diameter of Rim: 10.8 cm (4 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

03.1918

Medium or Technique

Stoneware with beaten decoration

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Stoneware

Provenance

Excavated from the mounds in the eastern side of the Korean peninsula. 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

Edward Sylvester Morse Collection