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Medium:
Stoneware with fly-ash glaze
Dimensions:
H x Diam (overall): 10.7 x 13.1 cm (4 3/16 x 5 3/16 in)
Type:
Vessel
Origin:
Coastal, Central Vietnam
Date:
19th-early 20th century
Period:
Nguyen dynasty
Description:
Globular bottle with constricted neck and everted rim. Incised horizontal lines on top half of body. Wheel thrown. Areas of incrustation of unmelted wood ash or melted wood ash (natural glaze).
Provenance:
From 1972-1975 to 2004
Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge [1]
From 2004
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge in 2004
Notes:
[1] 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.
Collection:
National Museum of Asian Art Collection
Previous custodian or owner:
Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge ((1914-2004) and (1907-2000))
Topic:
Vietnam  Search this
Nguyen dynasty (1802 - 1945)  Search this
stoneware  Search this
unglazed  Search this
Southeast Asian Art  Search this
Hauge collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Victor and Takako Hauge
Accession Number:
S2004.213
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Related Online Resources:
Ceramics in Mainland 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/ye3e4c867e0-6c3b-4b54-a756-8fd7b38b12a7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S2004.213