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Dish (possibly oil lamp), pierced
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Earthenware (or possibly underfired stoneware)
H x Diam (overall): 3.3 x 10.9 cm (1 5/16 x 4 5/16 in)
18th-mid 20th century
Nguyen Lords period, Tay Son, or Nguyen dynasty
Small shallow dish with straight everted wall, rounded rim. Wheel thrown. Hole pierced in center of bottom after firing; larger opening on bottom.
From 1972-1975 to 2004
Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge 
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge in 2004
 Object file. Collected by the Hauges in Saigon; most likely from a Vietnamese military officer stationed in the Mekong delta who recovered pots from the river.
Possibly acquired on 15 June 1974, based on a sticker in Gratia Hauge's handwriting cellotaped to base of pot.
National Museum of Asian Art Collection
Previous custodian or owner:
Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge ((1914-2004) and (1907-2000))
Nguyen dynasty (1802 - 1945)
Nguyen Lords period (1558 - 1775)
Tay Son dynasty (1778 - 1802)
Southeast Asian Art
Gift of Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Victor and Takako Hauge
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Related Online Resources:
Ceramics in Mainland Southeast Asia
Google Cultural Institute
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
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