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청자 음각 연꽃 무늬 잔 받침 고려
靑磁陰刻蓮花文盞臺 高麗
Cup and stand decorated with lotus seeds and petals

Period:
Goryeo dynasty (918–1392)
Date:
first half of the 12th century
Culture:
Korea
Medium:
Stoneware with incised design under celadon glaze
Dimensions:
Overall: H. 3 7/8 in. (9.8 cm); Diam. 6 1/2 in. (16.5 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1916
Accession Number:
16.143.2a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 233
Lotus seeds and petals are carved on and around the raised center of this stand. When the cup is placed atop it, only the petals are visible.
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Art of Korea: Buddhism and Buddhist Art," December 9, 2011–June 3, 2012.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Korean Art," June 8, 2012–November 11, 2012.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Flora and Fauna in Korean Art," June 15, 2013–June 1, 2014.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Still Life in Korean Art," June 7, 2014–February 1, 2015.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Expressions of Nature in Korean Art," April 2, 2016–September 18, 2017.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Splendors of Korean Art," October 1, 2016–September 22, 2018.

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