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Conical cup

Period:
Goryeo dynasty (918–1392)
Date:
13th century
Culture:
Korea
Medium:
Stoneware painted with iron under celadon glaze
Dimensions:
H. 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm); Diam. 2 3/4 in. (7 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1917
Accession Number:
17.175.57
Not on view
This is an unusual example of a celadon cup of this shape; its entire surface is painted in iron under the celadon glaze (hence the black color).
[ Ikeuchi , Seoul, KR, until 1917; sold to MMA]
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