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Korean bowl and cover, Silla Kingdom

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An image of Bowl and cover. Unknown, potter, Korea. The bowl and its cover are wide and the stand and knob narrow in comparison. The stand is divided into two zones, each of which has four openings, arranged alternately; the knob has three similar opening. The body is thick and the clay dark grey. Traces of throwing can be seen on the cover. Stoneware, thrown, luted and pierced, height, whole, 24.8, cm, diameter, rim, 15.2, cm, diameter, foot, 12.0, cm, diameter, cover, 17.0, cm, circa 400-600. Silla Kingdom (57BC-956).

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Bowl and cover. Unknown, potter, Korea. The bowl and its cover are wide and the stand and knob narrow in comparison. The stand is divided into two zones, each of which has four openings, arranged alternately; the knob has three similar opening. The body is thick and the clay dark grey. Traces of throwing can be seen on the cover. Stoneware, thrown, luted and pierced, height, whole, 24.8, cm, diameter, rim, 15.2, cm, diameter, foot, 12.0, cm, diameter, cover, 17.0, cm, circa 400-600. Silla Kingdom (57BC-956).

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  • Accession Number: C.2 & A-1920
  • Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
  • Aperture: f/22.0
  • Focal length: 120
  • Camera: Hasselblad H3DII-31
  • Photographer name: Michael Jones
  • Image height: 1024 pixels
  • Image width: 761 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5.4 (Windows)
  • Filesize: 378.52kB
  • Exposure time: 1/125
  • ISO Speed: 100
  • Fnumber: 22/1
  • Captured: 2017:03:20 15:08:55

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5th Century 6th Century bowl cover Fitz_AA knob Korean pierced pottery Silla Kingdom Silla Period stoneware thrown

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