Large Bowl-Type Pedestal Stand With Abstract And Openwork Decoration
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
1991.519
Title
Large Bowl-Type Pedestal Stand with Abstract and Openwork Decoration
Classification
Vessels
Work Type
stand
Date
6th century
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Korea
Period
Three Kingdoms period, Silla, 57 BCE-668 CE
Culture
Korean
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Gray stoneware with incised, combed, and openwork decoration. Reportedly recovered from a tomb in Ch'angnyông, South Kyôngsang province.
Dimensions
44.3 x 45.1 cm (17 7/16 x 17 3/4 in.)
Provenance
Ex-coll: Gregory (1922-1988) and Maria C. Henderson, Medford, Massachusetts
Aquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Partial gift of Maria C. Henderson and partial purchase through the Ernest B. and Helen Pratt Dane Fund for the Acquisition of Oriental Art
Accession Year
1991
Object Number
1991.519
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
Publication History

Gregory Henderson, Korean Ceramics: An Art's Variety, exh. cat., Ohio State University, Divisions of Art Gallery (Columbus, Ohio, 1969), p. 29, no. 31

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Verification Level

3 - Good. Object is well described and information is vetted