Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Ritual Vessel with a Cover

late Goryeo dynasty (918–1392)–early Joseon dynasty (1392–1910)
13th century
H. 6 5/8 in. (16.8 cm); Diam. 6 1/4 in. (15.9 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. Paul Singer, 1977
Accession Number:
1977.449.1a, b
Not on view
Dr. Paul Singer , Summit, NJ, 1977; donated to MMA
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Great Waves: Chinese Themes in the Arts of Korea and Japan II," March 22, 2003–September 21, 2003.

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