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Tea Bowl

11th–12th century

Stoneware with glaze

2 1/2 × 6 1/4 in. (6.4 × 15.9 cm)
Gift of Dr. Howard Balensweig, B.S. 1943, and Mrs. Carolyn Balensweig
1971.91.5
Geography: 
Korea
Culture: 
Korean
Period: 
Goryeo dynasty (918–1392)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Carolyn Balensweig, (born 1945), and Dr. Howard Balensweig, (1921–2011), New York, by 1971: given to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 1971

Bibliography: 

Namwon Jang and Youn-mi Kim, “History of Collecting Korean Ceramics in America and the Yale University Art Collections,” Arts of Asia (March–April 2018): 109, fig. 5,6.

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.