Flowers Bottle Buncheong Pottery with Impressed White Woven Mat Design
This buncheong pottery flowers bottle features unique Korean traditional water bottle body decorated with impressed woven mat and Maehwa (Korean plum flower) design. Traditionally, a buncheong ware with an impressed design accompanies one or more inlaid designs.
One of the sagunja ("four noble beings") motifs loved by Korean artists, maehwa refers to the Korean plum blossom that has long been the herald of spring. Korean artists have been fascinated by maehwa, which blooms at the end of winter, and thus have praised it as a symbol of the noble spirit overcoming all hardships. Read More