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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

Period:
Joseon dynasty (1392–1910)
Date:
late 15th century
Culture:
Korea
Medium:
Buncheong ware with incised and sgraffito design
Dimensions:
H. 8 1/4 in. (21 cm); Diam. 7 in. (17.8 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1986
Accession Number:
1986.305
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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