Bottle with inlaid decoration

profile base
Joseon period, 16th century
Korea, Jeolla-do, Gyeongsang-do, or Chungcheong-do
Stoneware with white inlay under transparent glaze; dark artificial stain; gold lacquer repairs.
13.0 x 8.5 cm
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Freer Gallery of Art


To 1905
Yamanaka & Company, New York, NY, to 1905 [1]

From 1905 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Yamanaka & Company, New York, NY, in 1905 [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. 1448, 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.