Korean slip-inlaid celadon stoneware vase

koryo period

The slender pear-form vase decorated with butterflies among flowers between lotus petal band to neck and around base, later metal rim.

H: 15 inches


Deacessioned from the Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN. No. X 462.
From a prominent Philadelphia collection
Estimate $1,000-1,500

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Sold for $23,750 (buyer's premium included)