Serving bowl

Historical period(s)
Joseon period, second half of 17th century
Medium
Stoneware with brushed white slip under transparent glaze; gold lacquer repairs
Style
Beopgi-ri ware
Dimensions
H x W: 8 x 14.8 cm (3 1/8 x 5 13/16 in)
Geography
Korea, Gyeongsangnam-do province, Yangsan city, Beopgi-ri kilns
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1898.28
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Serving bowl (kobachi)

Keywords
Busan ware, clear glaze, Joseon period (1392 - 1910), Korea, lacquer repair, stoneware, tea, white slip
Provenance

To 1898Yamanaka & Company, New York to 1898 [1]From 1898 to 1919Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Yamanaka & Company in 1898 [2]From 1920Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]Notes:[1] Undated folder sheet note. See Original Pottery List, L. 552, 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.

Previous Owner(s)

Yamanaka and Co. (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919

Published References

Louise Allison Cort. Japanese and Korean Ceramics. vol. 36, no. 1 Hong Kong, January-February 2006. p. 105, fig. 6.

Collection Area(s)
Korean Art
Web Resources
Korean Ceramics
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum