Water dropper with later lid, probably Japanese

3/4 profile with cover
3/4 profile with cover base
Goryeo period, mid 11th century
Korea, Jeollanam-do province, Gangjin county, Gangjin kilns
Stoneware with celadon glaze; lid a later addition, possibly Japanese
6.6 x 9.6 x 8.7 cm
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Freer Gallery of Art
F1917.282a-b

Provenance

To 1917
Yamanaka & Company, New York to 1917 [1]

From 1917 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Yamanaka & Company, New York in 1917 [2]

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

Notes:

[1] Undated folder sheet note. See Original Pottery List, L. 2543, 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.