Buddhist Incense Burner
ca. 12th century
Gift of the Carroll Family Collection
Incense burning vessel in the shape of an oversized stem cup Deep bowl with dramatically flared lip, flat at the top, stands on a splayed pedestal foot. Bronze surface is undecorated.
Incense burners of this type were typical of the Goryeo dynasty.
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Buddhist Incense Burner, ca. 12th century. Bronze, 7 3/4 × 7 5/16 in. (19.7 × 18.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Carroll Family Collection, 2021.18.14 (Photo: , CUR.2021.18.14.jpg)
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