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Medium:
Stoneware with iron pigment under translucent glaze
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 8 x 7 x 7 cm (3 1/8 x 2 3/4 x 2 3/4 in)
Style:
Sawankhalok ware
Type:
Vessel
Origin:
Ban Pa Yang kilns, Si Satchanalai, Sukhothai province, Thailand
Date:
16th century
Period:
Ayutthaya period
Description:
Small conical cup with narrow mouth, plain rim, broad base, and carved foot
CLAY: dark reddish-brown; circular black scar on base inside footrim
GLAZE: milky, blue-gray where thick; covering outside over foot and bottom of inside; base unglazed
DECORATION: in underglaze iron; four lines below rim; vinescrolls enclosing three large full-face flowers with twisting petals; four lines above the foot.
MARK: none
Provenance:
From 1957
Dean Frasché, collected in 1957 from Sawankhalok, Thailand. [1]
To 1989
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Dean Frasché, Greenwich, Connecticut. [2]
Notes:
[1] Curatorial Remark 4 in the object record.
[2] See note 1.
Also see Freer Gallery of Art Purchase List after 1920, Collections Management Office.
Collection:
Freer Gallery of Art Collection
Previous custodian or owner:
Dean Frasché (1906-1994)
Topic:
flower  Search this
Sawankhalok ware  Search this
iron pigment  Search this
Thailand  Search this
Ayutthaya period (1351 - 1767)  Search this
stoneware  Search this
Southeast Asian Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Dean Frasché
Accession Number:
F1989.49
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Related Online Resources:
Ceramics in Mainland Southeast Asia
F|S Southeast Asia
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3f7fa6edc-6a54-4d0a-9d8a-fa7e3e944246
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1989.49