Prunus vase with inlaid bamboo and cranes

청자상감죽조문매병, 靑瓷象嵌竹鳥文梅甁

Korean
Goryeo dynasty
early 13th century


Object Place: Korea

Dimensions

H. 30.8 cm (12 1/8 in.); diam. of mouth: 5.3 cm (2 1/16 in.); diam. of foot: 10.8 cm (4 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

50.989

Medium or Technique

Stoneware with celadon glaze

On View

Arts of Korea Gallery (Gallery 179)

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Stoneware

Provenance

By 1948, Charles Bain Hoyt (b. 1889 - d. 1949), Camden; 1950, bequest of Hoyt to the MFA (Accession Date: May 11, 1950).

Credit Line

Bequest of Charles Bain Hoyt—Charles Bain Hoyt Collection