Storage jar with cord marks

Korean
Three Kingdoms period, Gaya
4th century


Dimensions

H. 43.2 cm (17 in.), w. 40.6 cm (16 in.)

Accession Number

2005.122

Medium or Technique

Stoneware with ash glaze

On View

Arts of Korea Gallery (Gallery 179)

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Stoneware

Provenance

1968, Yong-Hwan Chong, Busan, Korea; 1968, gift of Chong to his daughter, Mrs. Daniel Jo (Mihe Jo), Rolling Hills Estates, California; 2003, sold by Mrs. Jo to Mrs. Keum Ja Kang, Kang Collection, New York; 2005, sold by Mrs. Kang to the MFA (Accession Date: April 27, 2005).

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds from the Charles Bain Hoyt Fund and with funds donated by Hung Cheng, Jan Dorman, Kate Feldstein, Bill Clark and Pat Pratt