Bowl with molded six-lobed form and design of peony

3/4 profile
3/4 profile interior base
Goryeo period, 12th century
Korea, Jeollanam-do province, Gangjin county, Gangjin kilns, Sadang-ri group
Stoneware with celadon glaze
6.0 x 19.2 cm
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Freer Gallery of Art


To 1918
Yamanaka & Company, New York to 1918 [1]

From 1918 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Yamanaka & Company, New York in 1918 [2]

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


[1] Undated folder sheet note. See Original Pottery List, L. 2584, 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.