Bottle with carved and incised design of two phoenixes and peony vinescrolls

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Previous custodian or owner
Yamanaka and Co. (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854 - 1919)
Provenance
To 1912
Yamanaka & Company, New York to 1912 [1]
From 1912 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Yamanaka & Company, New York in 1912 [2]
From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
Notes:
[1] Undated folder sheet note. Also see Original Pottery List, L. 2361, Freer Galley 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.
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
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Freer Gallery 14: Rediscovering Korea's Past
mid 12th century
Period
Goryeo period
Accession Number
F1912.96
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Topic
peony
phoenix
Goryeo period (918 - 1392)
wine
green glaze
Korea
stoneware
Korean Art
Origin
Gangjin kilns, Jeollanam-do province, Korea
Medium
Stoneware with celadon glaze
Dimensions
H x W: 28.5 x 18.8 cm (11 1/4 x 7 3/8 in)
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Restrictions & Rights
Copyright with museum
Type
Ceramic
Vessel