Mounted Cup with Cover
Three Kingdoms Period, Gaya
Object Place: Shiragi
Height: 10.0 cm (3 15/16 in.), Diameter of Cover: 12.4 cm (4 7/8 in.), Diameter of Foot: 6.8 cm (2 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
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).
Morse Collection. Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution