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분청사기 박지 모란 무늬 납작병 조선
粉靑沙器剝地牡丹文扁甁 朝鮮
Flask-shaped bottle with peony decoration

Joseon dynasty (1392–1910)
late 15th century
Buncheong ware with incised and sgraffito design
H. 8 1/4 in. (21 cm); Diam. 7 in. (17.8 cm)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1986
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 233
The technique used to create the peony design here—incising outlines and carving away the white slip to create the background—is characteristic of buncheong ware produced in Jeolla Province.
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