Antique Onggi Rice Jar from Jeolla Province
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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Korean: Ceramics: Pre 1900: item # 1192432
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|Antique Onggi Rice Jar from Jeolla Province, with a fantastic color and surface, and wonderful finger-paintings of stylized orchids. Height: 10.25 inches, 26 cm; Circumference: 36 inches, 91.5 cm. Onggi are the most 'Korean' of Korean pots. All words related to onggi are of pure Korean origin, not based on Chinese characters. They are a beautiful form of Korean folk art.|