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백자 사각형 병 조선
白磁四角形甁 朝鮮
Square bottle

Period:
Joseon dynasty (1392–1910)
Date:
first half of the 19th century
Culture:
Korea
Medium:
Porcelain
Dimensions:
H. 7 in. (17.8 cm); W. 4 1/4 in. (10.8 cm); D. 4 3/8 in. (11.1 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
The Harry G. C. Packard Collection of Asian Art, Gift of Harry G. C. Packard, and Purchase, Fletcher, Rogers, Harris Brisbane Dick, and Louis V. Bell Funds, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, and The Annenberg Fund Inc. Gift, 1975
Accession Number:
1979.413.3
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 233
The clean silhouette and bluish-white color of this piece are typical of undecorated porcelain produced in the nineteenth century at the official court kilns (Bunwon).
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