Tea bowl in style of inlaid Goryeo celadon ware

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Joseon period, first half of 17th century
Korea, Gyeongsangnam-do province
Stoneware with black and white inlays under overfired celadon glaze
10.0 x 16.2 cm
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Freer Gallery of Art
F1901.53

Provenance

To 1901
A. Saenger, Hamburg, to 1901 [1]

From 1901 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from A. Saenger in 1901 [2]

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

Notes:

[1] See Original Pottery List, L. 931, 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.