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장경호 삼국 (신라)
長頸壺 三國 (新羅)
Footed Jar

Three Kingdoms period, Silla Kingdom (57 B.C.–A.D. 676)
mid-5th century
Stoneware with traces of ash glaze
H. 13 in (33cm)
Credit Line:
Purchase, Lila Acheson Wallace Gift, 1997
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 233
Vessels of this type—featuring a long neck with an incised wave design and a bulbous body on a perforated foot— have been unearthed from various Silla sites. This example is representative of those found in the capital city of Gyeongju.
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