Jar with flattened sides

Goryeo period, late 13th-early 14th century
Korea, Jeolla-do province, Gangjin or Buan county, Gangjin or Buan kilns
Stoneware with white and black inlays under celadon glaze; gold lacquer repair
25.4 x 20.2 x 17.8 cm
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Freer Gallery of Art


Kojima Collection, Nagasaki [1]

To 1904
Yamanaka & Company, New York to 1904 [2]

From 1904
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Yamanaka & Company, New York in 1904 [3]

From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [4]


[1] Undated folder sheet note. Also see Original Pottery List, L. 1330, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.

[2] See note 1.

[3] See note 1.

[4] 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.