Offering Dish

Artist/maker unknown, Korean

Geography:
Made in Korea, Asia

Date:
19th century; cyclical date 1842?

Medium:
Glazed porcelain

Dimensions:
2 3/4 x 5 3/4 inches (7 x 14.6 cm)

Curatorial Department:
East Asian Art

Object Location:

Currently not on view

Accession Number:
2005-15-36

Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. Brian M. Salzberg in memory of Savi and Betty Salzberg, 2005

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Label:
This high-footed dish is a prototype of a Joseon dynasty ritual food vessel. Korean households still use such dishes for their ancestral rites today. However, they are often made of wood or brass, which are more affordable than porcelain.