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Very Rare Koguryo (Three Kingdoms) Stoneware Roof Tile


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Korean: Ceramics: Pre 1492: Item # 536960

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A Very Rare Koguryo Stoneware Roof Tile; Three Kingdoms, Koguryo Dynasty, 5th-6th Century This is a very rare and fine roof tile from the out of its original place and in the market. The circular roof tile is finely moulded with a stylized lotus flower design surrounded by a raised rim. It is in fine condition with this old age. It measures 6” diameter x 4 1/4” long *** As a Koguryo roof tile there is no any offer in markets. For a similar example of this tiles see Tokyo National Museum, Ogura Collection donated by the Ogura Foundation and Seoul National Museum. Provenance: Mr .Robert Moor Collection. ; Three Kingdoms, Koguryo Dynasty, 5th-6th Century This is a very rare and fine roof tile from the out of its original place and in the market. The circular roof tile is finely moulded with a stylized lotus flower design surrounded by a raised rim. It is in fine condition with this old age. It measures 6” diameter x 4 1/4” long *** As a Koguryo roof tile there is no any offer in markets. For a similar example of this tiles see Tokyo National Museum, Ogura Collection donated by the Ogura Foundation and Seoul National Museum. *** Provenance: This roof tile was a collection of Mr. Robert Moor which sold at Christie’s, New York, Oct. 16, 1986, lot #14