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Flask

  • Place of origin:

    Korea (made)

  • Date:

    1800-1870 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain, thrown, painted in underglaze blue

  • Museum number:

    C.350-1912

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 18, shelf 1

Physical description

Flask of porcelain. The body is painted in underglaze blue with branches of fruiting and leafing plant of 'Buddha's hand citron .

Place of Origin

Korea (made)

Date

1800-1870 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain, thrown, painted in underglaze blue

Dimensions

Height: 29.5 cm, Diameter: 17 cm

Descriptive line

Flask, porcelain painted in underglaze blue with 'Buddha's hand citron; Korea, Choson dynasty, 1800-1870

Materials

Porcelain; Cobalt oxide; Glaze

Techniques

Thrown; Painted; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Fruit

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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