Bowl with flying birds and a seascapeOn display
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Bowl with flying birds and a seascape
Date2nd half of the 14th century
Koryo Dynasty (AD 935 - 1392)
Material and technique
stoneware, with inlaid slip decoration
Dimensions5 x 17.5 x 21 cm max. (height x width x depth)
No. of items
Bequeathed by Professor A. H. Sayce, 1933.
Museum locationSecond floor | Gallery 38 | China from AD 800
Glossary of terms
A semi-fluid clay applied to a ceramic before glazing either to coat the surface or for decorative effect.
Ceramic material made of clay which is fired to a temperature of c.1200-1300⁰c and is often buff or grey in colour.