Korea, Goryeo period (918-1392)
Bronze, Overall: 17 cm (6 11/16 in.); Diameter of mouth with rim: 21.7 cm (8 9/16 in.). Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. Fund 1985.112
Silver inlay became very popular during the Goryeo period. This example shows rare decorative motifs, including roundels containing four-line poems interspersed among images of a child holding a flower.
Main Asian Rotation (Gallery 119); July 16 - October 28, 2003.National Museum of Korea, Seoul (6/4/2012 - 8/5/2012): "Korean Art Collections in the United States", ex. cat. no. 71, p. 166-167.
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