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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1991.607.A-B
Title
Circular Covered Deep Bowl, the Domed Cover with a Knob Handle
Classification
Vessels
Work Type
vessel
Date
15th-16th century
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Korea
Period
Chosŏn dynasty, 1392-1910
Culture
Korean
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/201151
Physical Descriptions
Medium
White ware: porcelain with pale bluish-green glaze. Reportedly recovered from a tomb in Sŏngju, North Kyŏngsang province.
Dimensions
H. (with cover) 17.1 x Diam. 15.1 cm (6 3/4 x 5 15/16 in.)
Provenance
Gregory (1922-1988) and Maria C. Henderson (1923-2007), Medford, MA (by 1969-1988), inherited; by Maria C. Henderson, Medford, MA (1988-1991), partial gift and partial purchase; to Harvard University Art Museums, 1991.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Partial gift of Maria C. Henderson and partial purchase through the Ernest B. and Helen Pratt Dane Fund for the Acquisition of Oriental Art
Accession Year
1991
Object Number
1991.607.A-B
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Publication History

G. St. G. M. Gompertz, Korean Pottery and Porcelain of the Yi Period, Faber (London, 1968), pl. 46B

Gregory Henderson, Korean Ceramics: An Art's Variety, exh. cat., Ohio State University, Divisions of Art Gallery (Columbus, Ohio, 1969), p. 54, no. 119

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