Historical period(s)
Joseon period, second half of 16th century
Stoneware with translucent glaze
H x W: 16.4 x 12.8 cm (6 7/16 x 5 1/16 in)
Korea, Jeollanam-do province
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Ceramic, Vessel


clear glaze, Joseon period (1392 - 1910), Korea, stoneware

To 1914Willam Baumgarten and Company, New York to 1914 [1]From 1914 to 1919Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from William Baumgarten and Company in 1914 [2]From 1920Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]Notes:[1] See Original Pottery List, L. 2385, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.[2] See note 2.[3] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.

Previous Owner(s) and Custodian(s)

William Baumgarten and Company (C.L. Freer source)
Hayashi Tadamasa French (born Japan), 1853 - 1906
Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919

Published References

Martin P. Amt Rob Barnard. In Praise of Feet. vol. 18, no. 2 Shelburne Falls, MA, June 1990. p. 19.

Collection Area(s)
Korean Art
Web Resources
Korean Ceramics
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