Jar with orchid design

백자청화초화문호, 白瓷靑畵草花文壺

Korean
Joseon dynasty
18th century


Object Place: Korea

Dimensions

H. 40.2 cm (15 13/16 in.); diame. of rim: 15 cm (5 7/8 in.); diam. of foot: 15.5 cm (6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

19.871

Medium or Technique

White porcelain with underglaze cobalt-blue decoration

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Porcelain

Provenance

By 1914, John Pickering Lyman (b. 1847 - d. 1914), Portsmouth; 1914, by inheritance to his sister, Miss Theodora Lyman (d. 1919), Portsmouth; 1919, gift of Miss Lyman to the MFA (Accession Date: September 18, 1919).

Credit Line

The John Pickering Lyman Collection—Gift of Miss Theodora Lyman