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Horse-Shaped Belt Buckle

Three Kingdoms period (57 B.C.–A.D. 668)

Jar with Small Loop Handles

This storage jar is one of the distinctive types of early pottery produced by the Silla kingdom in the Gimhae region, near the southeastern coast of the Korean peninsula. Three Kingdoms period (57 B.C.–A.D. 668)

Bird-shaped vessel

Footed bird-shaped vessels have been found primarily at burial sites on the southern Korean peninsula, near the Nakdong River. Occurring in pairs, they probably served as funereal ritual vessels and burial obje... more

Vessel with Stand

Silla Kingdom (57 B.C.–A.D. 676)

Jar

Three Kingdoms pd. (57 BC–AD 668) Gaya federation, Great Gaya

Cup

Silla Kingdom (57 B.C.–A.D. 676)

Vessel

Silla Kingdom (57 B.C.–A.D. 676)

Lid with Perforated Top

Three Kingdoms period (57 B.C.–A.D. 668)

Bowl

Three Kingdoms period (57 B.C.–A.D. 668)

Bell Cup

Three Kingdoms period (57 B.C.–A.D. 668)

Pedestalled Bowl

Three Kingdoms period (57 B.C.–A.D. 668)

Chariot wheel–shaped cup

Distinctive sculptural pottery such as this piece, which exhibits both technical command and imagination, is a highlight of the art of the Three Kingdoms period. Three Kingdoms period, Gaya Federation (42–562)

Horn-Shaped Drinking Cup

Three Kingdoms period, Silla Kingdom or Gaya Federation

Pedestal

Silla Kingdom (57 B.C.–A.D. 676)

Earring (One of a Pair)

Three Kingdoms period (57 B.C.–A.D. 668)

Earring (One of a Pair)

Gold earrings were worn by both men and women of the Silla and Gaya elite and are the most prevalent type of jewelry found in tombs. Goldsmith techniques on display here range from simple hammering to the more ... more

Pedestalled Cup

Three Kingdoms period (57 B.C.–A.D. 668)

Pedestalled Bowl with Three Handles and Combed Design

Three Kingdoms period (57 B.C.–A.D. 668)

Double-Handled Vessel

Many examples of ceramic wares produced during the later Three Kingdoms period reflect the influence of metalware forms. The rigid profile and raised ridges encircling the body of this imposing double-handled v... more

Footed Cup with Lid

Silla Kingdom (57 B.C.–A.D. 676)

Covered Jar with Handle

Silla Kingdom (57 B.C.–A.D. 676)

Stand

Silla Kingdom (57 B.C.–A.D. 676)

Globular Jar

Kaya Federation (42–562)

Mounted Bowl and Cover

Silla Kingdom (57 B.C.–A.D. 676)

Bell Cup with Pendants

The hollow base of this cup contains small clay pellets that produce a pleasant sound when the user tips the cup. Such luxury items, mostly excavated from tombs, were probably used by the occupant in daily life... more

Cup with Handle

Three Kingdoms period (57 B.C.–A.D. 668)

Bell-Shaped Jar

Three Kingdoms period (57 B.C.–A.D. 668)

Earring (One of a Pair)

The beauty and sophisticated craftsmanship of these gold earrings—and of the personal adornments found in the tombs of the Silla and Gaya elite generally—attest to the esteem conferred upon them by both patron ... more

Earring (One of a Pair)

The beauty and sophisticated craftsmanship of these gold earrings—and of the personal adornments found in the tombs of the Silla and Gaya elite generally—attest to the esteem conferred upon them by both patron ... more

Pedestalled Jar with Two Handles

Three Kingdoms period (57 B.C.–A.D. 668)

Footed Cup with Pendants

Silla Kingdom (57 B.C.–A.D. 676)

Footed Cup with Lid

Silla Kingdom (57 B.C.–A.D. 676)

Bowl Shaped Pedestal

Silla Kingdom (57 B.C.–A.D. 676)

Pedestalled Jar

Three Kingdoms period (57 B.C.–A.D. 668)

Footed Bowl

Three Kingdoms period (57 B.C.–A.D. 668)

Globular Jar

Three Kingdoms period (57 B.C.–A.D. 668)

Lid

Three Kingdoms period (57 B.C.–A.D. 668)

Stand

Kaya Federation (42–562)

Earring (One of a Pair)

Gold earrings were worn by both men and women of the Silla and Gaya elite and are the most prevalent type of jewelry found in tombs. Goldsmith techniques on display here range from simple hammering to the more ... more

Bowl with Cover

Three Kingdoms period (57 B.C.–A.D. 668)

Shallow Bowl

Three Kingdoms period (57 B.C.–A.D. 668)

Pedestal

Silla Kingdom (57 B.C.–A.D. 676)

Stand

This large footed stand is an example of the gray stoneware vessels found in tombs from the fifth to sixth centuries and is the product of important technological advances in Korean ceramic production. With the... more