On View: Asian Galleries, South, 2nd floor
Vessels with wide, flaring rims were used to catch the water when rinsing out teapots and drinking cups. This example is very finely carved and exemplifies the almost-blue color achieved in the finest Goryeo celadons.
Stoneware with celadon glaze
Height: 2 7/16 in. (6.2 cm)
Diameter at mouth: 6 1/8 in. (15.6 cm)
Diameter at base: 2 7/16 in. (6.2 cm) (show scale)
Gift of the Asian Art Council in memory of Pauline B. Falk
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Spittoon, mid-12th century. Stoneware with celadon glaze, Height: 2 7/16 in. (6.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Asian Art Council in memory of Pauline B. Falk, 2001.31. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 2001.31_PS11.jpg)
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