Small, Circular Moon Flask With Bamboo Decor
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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2002.267
Title
Small, Circular Moon Flask with Bamboo Decor
Classification
Vessels
Work Type
vessel
Date
ca. 1630 - 1650
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Korea
Period
Chosôn dynasty, 1392-1910
Culture
Korean
Location
Level 2, Room 2600, East Asian Art
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Physical Descriptions
Medium
Brown-and-white ware: porcelain with decoration painted in underglaze iron-brown slip. From kilns at Kwangju, Kyônggi province.
Dimensions
H. 11.5 x W. 9.8 x D. 5.1 cm (4 1/2 x 3 7/8 x 2 in.)
Provenance
Ann B. Goodman and Arthur B. Pardee, Cambridge, MA (by December 2002), gift; to Harvard University Art Museums, 2002.
Aquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Ann B. Goodman and Arthur B. Pardee in honor of James Cuno
Accession Year
2002
Object Number
2002.267
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
Exhibition History

Rocks, Mountains, Landscapes and Gardens: The Essence of East Asian Painting ('04), Harvard University Art Museums, Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 01/31/2004 - 08/01/2004

A Compelling Legacy: Masterworks of East Asian Painting, Harvard University Art Museums, Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 08/24/2004 - 03/20/2005

Cultivating Virtue: Botanical Motifs and Symbols in East Asian Art, Harvard University Art Museums, Cambridge, 07/08/2006 - 04/08/2007

Re-View: S228-230 Arts of Asia, Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 05/31/2008 - 11/23/2008

Cultivating Virtue: Botanical Motifs and Symbols in East Asian Art, Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 05/12/2012 - 06/01/2013

Verification Level

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