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This ancient Greek helmet, awarded to Olympic athlete Son Gijeong, has become a symbol of national pride in Korea.
Elegant and serene, this bodhisattva sculpture demonstrates the development of Buddhist sculpture in Korea.
With a quaint smile, natural pose, and exemplary casting, this statue combines ideal qualities of a pensive bodhisattva sculpture.
Enshrined by Yi Seonggye, founder of the Joseon dynasty, this sarira reliquary set bridges the art of the late Goryeo and early Joseon periods
These gold crown ornaments are among the 4,600 artifacts recovered during the excavation of King Muryeong's Tomb
In the Silla period, individuals with the highest status were buried wearing gold crowns adorned with dangling pendants
Decorated with pheasants and flower motifs, the jeogui was worn by Joseon queens on the most formal occasions
The metallic sheen of the official hat, the harmony between the bright red and navy blue colors, and the ornate straw mats convey a degree of extravagance in the Portrait of Yi Haeung
Even after more than 500 years, this document resonates with Yi Seonggye’s deep love and concern for his daughter
This scroll marked the beginning of the tradition of “Hwanghwajip,” the practice of compiling and publishing poems that had been exchanged between Joseon officials and Ming envoys
This dazzling necklace is made from openwork gold beads, each consisting of fused gold rings with attached gold spangles, with a large curved jade as the main pendant.