Identification and Creation
Object Number
1991.499
Title
Bowl-Shaped Pedestal Stand with Abstract and Openwork Decoration
Classification
Vessels
Work Type
stand
Date
5th century
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Korea
Period
Three Kingdoms period, Kaya, 42 BCE-562 CE
Culture
Korean
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/201811
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Black-surfaced gray stoneware with combed and openwork decoration. Reportedly recoverd in Kimhae, South Kyŏngsang province.
Dimensions
H. 26.8 x Diam. 30 cm (10 9/16 x 11 13/16 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 a fund established by Ernest B. and Helen Pratt Dane for the purchase of Asian art
Accession Year
1991
Object Number
1991.499
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Robert P. Griffing, Jr., The Art of the Korean Potter; Silla, Koryô, Yi, exh. cat., Asia Society Museum (New York, NY, 1968), cat. no. 006, p. 60

Gregory Henderson, Korean Ceramics: An Art's Variety, exh. cat., Ohio State University, Divisions of Art Gallery (Columbus, Ohio, 1969), p. 22, no. 11

Exhibition History

Korean Art Collections in the United States, National Museum of Korea, Seoul, 06/04/2012 - 08/05/2012

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