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수레 바퀴 모양 잔 가야
車輪飾土器 伽倻
Chariot wheel–shaped cup

Period:
Three Kingdoms period, Gaya Federation (42–562)
Date:
5th century
Culture:
Korea
Medium:
Stoneware with incidental ash glaze
Dimensions:
H. 6 1/4 in (15.9 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Purchase, Lila Acheson Wallace Gift, 1997
Accession Number:
1997.34.2
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 233
Distinctive sculptural pottery such as this piece, which exhibits both technical command and imagination, is a highlight of the art of the Three Kingdoms period.
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