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Joseon period, 16th century
Korea, Eastern Gyeongsangnam-do province
Stoneware (unvitrified porcelain) with translucent glaze
9.5 x 12.7 cm
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Freer Gallery of Art
F1899.65

Provenance

To 1899
Yamanaka & Company, New York, NY, 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]

Notes:

[1] Undated folder sheet note. See Original Pottery List, L. 291, 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.