Pottery lamp with three cups

이형토기, 異形土器

Korean
Three Kingdoms period, Silla
5th-6th century


Object Place: Korea

Dimensions

H. 10.4 cm (4 1/8 in.), w. 12.5 cm (4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

92.2964

Medium or Technique

Stoneware with ash glaze

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