국립중앙박물관 NATIONAL MUSEUM OF KOREA

Highlights
Roof-end Tile with Lotus Design
  • Exhibition Name

    Roof-end Tile with Lotus Design

  • Culture/Period

    Unified Silla Period

  • Materials

    Clay - Hard

  • Category

    Housing - Architecture sub-material - Roof Material - Special Roof Tile

  • Dimensions

    D. 15.2cm

  • Accession Number

    Jeongnae 851

  • Location

    Iuchi Isao Gallery

This decorative roof-end tile with doubled petal-shaped designs is judged to date back to the mid-Unified Silla period. The depicted seed pod contains seventeen lotus seeds.