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Vase

  • Place of origin:

    Korea (made)

  • Date:

    1100-1200 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Stoneware, thrown, painted in brown slip under a celadon glaze

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Dr W. M. Tapp

  • Museum number:

    C.80-1930

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 18, shelf 5

Physical description

Vase of maebyong shape, the body with an overall swirling lotus design painted in brown slip, the shoulder with a band of petals, all beneath a celadon glaze. Some of the brown slip misfired, mouthrim cut down.

Place of Origin

Korea (made)

Date

1100-1200 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Stoneware, thrown, painted in brown slip under a celadon glaze

Dimensions

Height: 27 cm

Descriptive line

Vase, stoneware, painted in brown slip under a celadon glaze; Korea, Koryo dynasty, 1100-1200

Materials

Celadon; Stoneware; Slip

Techniques

Thrown; Painted; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Scrolling foliage; Lotus flowers; Petals

Categories

Ceramics; Stoneware

Collection

East Asia Collection

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