Oct 14, 2020
May 3, 2012
May 3, 2012

Lidded Cup with Strap Handles

Lidded Cup with Strap Handles

뚜껑있는 토기 잔 (有蓋把手附臺杯)

300s–400s CE

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Stoneware with natural ash glaze

Overall: 21.1 cm (8 5/16 in.); Outer diameter: 15.7 cm (6 3/16 in.)

Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. Fund 1997.9


Did you know?

A series of triangular cutouts shown on the bottom are standard features of Kaya pottery.


Pottery vessels with a footed stand such as this one is the earliest known high-fired ware. Its gray color is the result of the reduction of oxygen in the closed kiln chamber. Footed vessels were not for everyday usage, but rather served to present offerings to the deceased.

See also
Korean Art
Korean Art
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