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Chosun Bunchung Korean Ceramic Bowl

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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Korean: Ceramics: Pre 1800: Item # 1198046
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Antique Korean bowl from the Chosun Bunchung period, 16th century. The bowl has a spiral like pattern left in the clay showing the bowl was done on a wheel. It measures 5.5" wide 4" tall. This bowl came from the collection of George C. Heikes and Myung-ja Heikes. Their collection was assembled from 1963-1964 when Mr. Heikes was working as a mining engineer and geologist for the US Government in Seoul, Korea. "George Conrad Heikes, Mining Geologist on Four Continents" book at the UC Berkeley Bancroft Library, catalogs the collection.