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청자 음각 당초 무늬 기름병 고려
青磁陰刻唐草文油甁 高麗
Oil bottle decorated with floral scrolls and lotus petals

Period:
Goryeo dynasty (918–1392)
Date:
12th century
Culture:
Korea
Medium:
Stoneware with incised design under celadon glaze
Dimensions:
H. 2 1/8 in. (5.4 cm); Diam. 4 in. (10.2 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Gift of R. H. Macy and Co., 1919
Accession Number:
19.39.6
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 233
Small flat bottles like this stored oil for women’s hair.
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