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Asian Art

Roof Tile

7th–8th century

Gray earthenware

5 1/2 in. (14 cm)
Gift of Eleanor S. and David E. Apter, HON. 1969
2008.211.1.1
Geography: 
Korea
Culture: 
Korean
Period: 
Unified Silla period (668–935 C.E.)
Classification: 
Architectural Elements
Provenance: 

Professor David Ernest Apter (1924–2010) and Eleanor S. Apter (born 1928 –), Collection, North Haven, Conn.; gift in 2008 to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 2009,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2009): 154.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.