Historical period(s)
Joseon period, second half of 16th century
Stoneware with dipped white slip under transparent glaze
Buncheong ware, Undae-ri type
H x W x D: 7.4 x 13.4 x 13.4 cm (2 15/16 x 5 1/4 x 5 1/4 in)
Korea, Jeollanam-do province, Goheung county, Undae-ri kilns
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Ceramic, Vessel


Buncheong ware, clear glaze, Joseon period (1392 - 1910), Korea, stoneware, white glaze, WWII-era provenance

To 1962Pak Hyo-sik, Korea, to 1962 [1]From 1962 to 1996Mr. Gregory Henderson (died 1988) and Mrs. Maria Henderson (died 2007), West Medford, MA, purchased from Pak Hyo-sik, in Korea, in 1962 [2]From 1996Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Mrs. Maria Henderson in 1996 [3]Notes:[1] Mr. and Mrs. Henderson acquired this object in Korea from Pak Hyo-sik whilst they were living in Seoul (according to an undated note in the object record). See also, Curatorial Remark 1, Louise A. Cort, August 27, 1996, in the object record, as well as Curatorial Remark 5 in the object record. [2] See note 1.[3] See Freer Gallery of Art Accession List, Collections Management Office.

Previous Owner(s) and Custodian(s)

Mrs. Maria Henderson died 2007

Collection Area(s)
Korean Art
Web Resources
Korean Ceramics
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