Prunus vase with carved dragon

청자양각용문매병, 靑瓷陽刻龍文梅甁

Korean
Goryeo dynasty
12th century


Object Place: Korea

Dimensions

H. 35.5 cm (14 in.); diam. of mouth: 6.2 cm (2 7/16 in.); diam. of foot: 12.5 cm (4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.1821

Medium or Technique

Stoneware with celadon glaze with incised decoration

On View

Arts of Korea Gallery (Gallery 179)

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Porcelain

Provenance

Possibly from one of the royal tombs of Korea. 1911, purchased in Japan by curator Langdon Warner (b. 1881 - d. 1955), Boston on behalf of the MFA for 275 yen (Accession Date: October 16, 1911).

Credit Line

Special Korean Pottery Fund