Circular Bowl With Notched Rim And Hibiscus Decor
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
1991.544
Title
Circular Bowl with Notched Rim and Hibiscus Decor
Classification
Vessels
Work Type
vessel
Date
first half 12th century
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Korea
Period
Koryô dynasty, 918-1392
Culture
Korean
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Molded celadon ware: light gray stoneware with celadon glaze over molded decoration
Technique
Celadon
Dimensions
7.7 x 19.2 cm (3 1/16 x 7 9/16 in.)
Provenance
Ex-Collection: Gregory (1922-1988) and Maria C. Henderson, Medford, Massachusetts
Acquisition 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
1991.544
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. 36, no. 56

Robert D. Mowry, First Under Heaven: The Henderson Collection of Korean Ceramics, brochure, Harvard University Art Museums (Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1992), n.p.

Exhibition History

A Decade of Collecting: Asian Acquisitions 1990-1999, Harvard University Art Museums, Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 03/11/2000 - 11/05/2000

Subjects and Contexts

Collection Highlights

Verification Level

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