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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1996.89
Title
Sherd: Fragment of a Circular, Lightly Domed Cover with Floral Decoration
Classification
Fragments
Work Type
sherd
Date
12th century
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Korea
Period
Koryŏ dynasty, 918-1392
Culture
Korean
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/200908
Physical Descriptions
Medium
White ware: porcelain with pale celadon glaze over carved and incised decoration. Recovered at the Puan kiln site, Puan-gun, North Chŏlla province.
Technique
Celadon
Dimensions
H. 1.6 x W. 4.8 x L. 6.4 cm (5/8 x 1 7/8 x 2 1/2 in.)
Provenance
Betty and John Menke, Scarsdale, New York (by 1996), gift; to Harvard University Art Museums, 1996.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Betty and John Menke
Accession Year
1996
Object Number
1996.89
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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