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Bowl

  • Place of origin:

    Korea (made)

  • Date:

    1100-1150 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Stoneware, thrown, with incised decoration under celadon glaze

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr Aubrey Le Blond

  • Museum number:

    C.544-1918

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 18, shelf 6

Physical description

Bowl of stoneware, covered with a greyish celadon glaze with brown markings; exterior plain, interior with two incised parrots in opposing directions. Part of the sides broken and refixed before glazing, glaze degraded around foot.

Place of Origin

Korea (made)

Date

1100-1150 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Stoneware, thrown, with incised decoration under celadon glaze

Dimensions

Height: 6.5 cm, Diameter: 20.5 cm

Descriptive line

Bowl, stoneware with incised decoration under a celadon glaze; Korea, Koryo dynasty, 1100-1150

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Rackham, Bernard. Catalogue of the Le Blond collection of Corean pottery London: V&A, 1918, Plate 16, Cat. 59.

Materials

Celadon; Stoneware

Techniques

Glazed; Thrown; Incised

Subjects depicted

Parrots

Categories

Ceramics; Stoneware

Collection

East Asia Collection

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