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Long-necked jar and stand

Korean
5th-6th century


Object Place, Japan

Dimensions

Jar: H. 30.2 cm (11 7/8 in.), diam. of rim: 17.8 cm (7 in.) Stand: H. 34.4 cm (13 9/16 in.), diam. of rim: 20 cm (7 7/8 in.); diam. of foot: 27.8 cm (10 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

92.2959a-b

Medium or Technique

Stoneware with incised decoration and perforations

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Stoneware

Provenance

Excavated from the mounds in the eastern side of the Korean peninsula. Between 1881 and 1886, Pierre Louis Jouy (d. 1894); probably sold by Jouy in Japan 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