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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1991.612.A-B
Title
Spherical Tea or Wine Pot with Handle in the Form of a Braided Vine
Classification
Vessels
Work Type
vessel
Date
mid 18th century
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Korea
Period
Chosŏn dynasty, 1392-1910
Culture
Korean
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/201152
Physical Descriptions
Medium
White ware: porcelain with light bluish glaze. Probably made at Punwŏn-ri, Kwangju-gun, Kyŏnggi province.
Dimensions
H. 19.6 x Diam. 15.9 cm (7 11/16 x 6 1/4 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 a fund established by Ernest B. and Helen Pratt Dane for the purchase of Asian art
Accession Year
1991
Object Number
1991.612.A-B
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Gregory Henderson, Korean Ceramics: An Art's Variety, exh. cat., Ohio State University, Divisions of Art Gallery (Columbus, Ohio, 1969), p. 56, no. 124

Edward B. Adams, Korea's Pottery Heritage, Volume I, Seoul International Publishing House (Seoul, Korea, 1986), p. 23, pl. 32; p. 88, no. 32

Subjects and Contexts

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