Bottle decorated with chrysanthemums and lotus petals

Period: Goryeo dynasty (918–1392)

Date: late 13th–14th century

Culture: Korea

Medium: Stoneware with stamped and inlaid design under celadon glaze

Dimensions: H. 13 5/8 (34.6 cm); Diam. 7 3/8 in. (18.7 cm)

Classification: Ceramics

Credit Line: Fletcher Fund, 1927

Accession Number: 27.119.6


The repeating patterns of simplified chrysanthemum flowers that compose the main design on this celadon bottle were achieved using stamps. This technique continued in early Joseon-period buncheong ware.