Seal

Seal

청동 인장 (靑銅印章)

918-1392

Bronze

Overall: 1.3 cm (1/2 in.); Base: 1.5 x 1.4 cm (9/16 x 9/16 in.)

Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic Trust 1917.1036

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A large quantity of bronze seals excavated from tombs of the Goryeo dynasty is closely related to the development of metallurgy in 13th-century Korea that allowed the transition from wood type to movable metal type printing.

See also
Collection: 
Korean Art
Department: 
Korean Art
Type of artwork: 
Metalwork
Medium: 
Bronze

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