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Small Jar

Period:
Joseon dynasty (1392–1910)
Date:
late 15th–early 16th century
Culture:
Korea
Medium:
Buncheong ware with white slip and iron-brown floral scrolls
Dimensions:
H. 4 1/2 (11.4 cm); W. 6 in. (15.2 cm); Diam. of rim 4 in. (10.2 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Purchase, Mrs. Roger G. Gerry Gift, 2006
Accession Number:
2006.241
Not on view
This delightful example of buncheong ware from the Hakbong-ri kiln on Mount Gyeryong, Gongju (in North Chungcheong Province) is characterized by the vibrant organic design painted in iron over the white slip and under the glaze.
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