Rectangular incense burner

청자양각연지수금문방형향로, 靑瓷陽刻蓮池水禽文方形香爐

Korean
Goryeo dynasty
early 12th century


Object Place: Korea

Dimensions

L. 16 cm (6 5/16 in.), w. 10.8 cm (4 1/4 in.), h. 14 cm (5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

19.678

Medium or Technique

Stoneware with celadon glaze and impressed decoration

On View

Arts of Korea Gallery (Gallery 179)

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Stoneware

Provenance

By 1918, Hervey E. Wetzel (b. 1888 - d. 1918), Boston; 1918, by inheritance from her cousin, Mrs. Albertine W. F. Valentine, Chicago [see note 1]; 1919, gift of Mrs. Albertine W. F. Valentine, residuary legatee under the will of Hervey E. Wetzel, to the MFA. (Accession date: March 31, 1919)

Notes:
[1] See Wetzel's will of November 8, 1918.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Albertine W. F. Valentine, residuary legatee under the will of Hervey E. Wetzel