Bowl with inscription and chrysanthemums and tortoiseshell decoration, Buncheong ware with stamped design, Korea

분청사기 인화 국화 거북등 무늬 <내섬>명 대접 조선
粉靑沙器印花菊花龜甲文‘內贍’銘大楪 朝鮮
Bowl with inscription and chrysanthemums and tortoiseshell decoration

Period:
Joseon dynasty (1392–1910)
Date:
mid-15th century
Culture:
Korea
Medium:
Buncheong ware with stamped design
Dimensions:
H. 3 1/8 in. (7.9 cm); Diam. 7 1/4 in. (18.4 cm); Diam. of foot 2 3/4 in. (7 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Gift of Toshiya Fujiwara Riseido, 2003
Accession Number:
2003.590
Not on view
The stamped inscription indicates that this bowl was made for Naeseom-si, a court bureau that supervised, among other things, tributary products sent to the royal palace from the provinces.
Toshiya Fujiwara , Osaka (until 2003; donated to MMA)
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