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Antique Korean Amber-Glazed Bowing Flask Vase

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Directory: Archives: Regional Art: Asian: Korean: Pre 1900: Item # 1199054

Please refer to our stock # 212 when inquiring.

Late Joseon Dynasty

approx. 17cm in diameter, 25cm in height (6.7in, 9.8in)

Distorted massive folk pottery flask in bowing position, called "Konnichiwa Tokkuri" in Japanese (lit. 'Hello' sake pouring flask) with intimacy and praise.
Unique shape with mature amber-glazed texture. Recommended to be used as a vase for the scenery.
Fine antique condition with inborn kiln-defect including pot-sherd stuck on in firing.