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oil bottle
  • Korea
  • oil bottle, circa 1280, Koryo dynasty
  • Where object was made: Korea
  • stoneware, celadon glazing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 4.4 x 7.6 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 1 3/4 x 3 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.0636
Description
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Small, squat bottle with narrow neck and cup-shaped mouth. Glass-like, celadon glaze with crackle. Incised design around the neck of lotus flower. Bottom covered with glaze.