Bottle

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Joseon period, second half of 15th century
Korea, Gyeongsang-do or Jeolla-do province
Stoneware with white inlay under clear glaze; gold lacquer repairs
13.3 x 7.9 cm
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Freer Gallery of Art
F1904.333

Provenance

Matsuoka Collection, Kanazawa, Japan [1]

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

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

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

Notes:

[1] See Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record.

[2] Undated folder sheet note. Also see Original Pottery List, L. 1334, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.

[3] See note 2.

[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.