Moon jar with white glaze

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Details

  • Title

    Moon jar with white glaze

  • Associated place

    Korea (place of creation)
  • Date

  • Material and technique

    porcelain, with white glaze

  • Material index

  • Technique index

  • Object type

    jar
  • Dimensions

    50.3 cm (height)
    48.9 cm (diameter)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Presented by Lady Sansom, in memory of her husband Sir George Sansom, 1965.

  • Museum location

    Second floor | Gallery 38 | China from AD 800
  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.

    EA1965.255

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Glossary of terms

glaze

porcelain

Further reading

Chung, Minh, Korean Treasures: Rare Books, Manuscripts and Artefacts in the Bodleian Libraries and Museums of Oxford University (Oxford: Bodleian Library, University of Oxford, 2011), p. 77, fig. 56 on p. 77

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