Bottle with Floral Scroll Design (Translation)
粉青沙器唐草文瓶 朝鮮時代 (Primary Title)

Unknown (Artist)

15th-16th century
Buncheong ware; stoneware with iron-brown brushed white slip under clear glaze
Mount Gyeryong, Chungcheong province, South Korea
Overall: 6 7/8 × 4 1/2 in. (17.46 × 11.43 cm)
This small bottle is representative of Buncheong ware produced in the early Joseon dynasty. Its brushed-on motifs in iron-brown on white slip, created in a spontaneous manner, are characteristic of Buncheong ware, which was produced at the kilns around Mount Gyeryong in Chungcheongnam province.
Joseon dynasty (1392-1910)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Tormey
Image released via Creative Commons CC-BY-NC

Some object records are not complete and do not reflect VMFA's full and current knowledge. VMFA makes routine updates as records are reviewed and enhanced.