Bottle with inlaid designs of willow and lotus

profile base
Joseon period, first half of 15th century
Korea, Jeolla-do
Stoneware with white inlay under colorless glaze
31.9 x 18.3 cm
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Freer Gallery of Art


To 1899
Yamanaka & Company, New York to 1899 [1]

From 1899 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Yamanaka & Company in 1899 [2]

From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]


[1] Undated folder sheet note. Also see Original Pottery List, L. 88, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.

[2] See note 1.

[3] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.