Historical period(s)
Joseon period, late 19th - early 20th century
Porcelain with transparent, pale blue glaze
Possibly Bunwon ware
H x W x D: 34.6 x 20.5 x 20.5 cm (13 5/8 x 8 1/16 x 8 1/16 in)
Credit Line
Gift of Colonel Mitchell E. Giblo, USAF and Helen Giblo
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Ceramic, Vessel


Bunwon ware, Joseon period (1392 - 1910), Korea, pale blue glaze, porcelain, WWII-era provenance

To 1981Mrs. Helen Giblo, Falls Church, VA, to 1981 [1]From 1981Freer Gallery of Art, given by Mrs. Helen Giblo in 1981Notes:[1] See Freer Gallery of Art Accession List, Collections Management Office. Also, original folder sheet note indicates name of source and location at date of acquisition (see Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record).

Previous Owner(s) and Custodian(s)

Mrs. Helen Giblo

Collection Area(s)
Korean Art
Web Resources
Korean Ceramics
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