Dish

Period: Joseon dynasty (1392–1910)

Date: second half of the 15th century

Culture: Korea

Medium: Porcelain

Dimensions: H. 1/2 in. (1.3 cm); Diam. 8 7/16 in. (21.4 cm); Diam. of foot 5 3/4 in. (14.6 cm)

Classification: Ceramics

Credit Line: Purchase, Mary and James G. Wallach Foundation Gift and Seymour Fund, 2004

Accession Number: 2004.124

Description

The dish, produced at the court kilns (Bunwon), demonstrates the neo-Confucian elite’s taste for unadorned white porcelain during the Joseon period.

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