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Medium:
Stoneware with wood-ash glaze
Dimensions:
H x Diam (overall): 33.6 x 18 cm (13 1/4 x 7 1/16 in)
Style:
Wang Nua ware
Type:
Vessel
Origin:
Wang Nua kilns, Wang Nua, Lampang province, Thailand
Date:
14th-16th century
Period:
Lan Na period
Description:
Stupa-shaped vessel with base (a) and tower (b)
Clay: buff stoneware.
Glaze: wood-ash.
Decoration: none.
Provenance:
From at least 1973 to 2005
Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge [1]
From 2005
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge in 2005
Notes:
[1] Curatorial notes: This object was collected in Thailand between 1967 and 1972 or 1973, while Osborne and Gratia Hauge were living in Bangkok.
Gift to Victor Hauge from dealer Peng Seng, after Dean Frasche picked up the piece unaware that it was in two parts, dropped it and broke it.
Collection:
National Museum of Asian Art Collection
Exhibition History:
Taking Shape: Ceramics in Southeast Asia (April 1, 2007 to December 4, 2011)
Previous custodian or owner:
Victor and Takako Hauge ((1919-2013) and (1923-2015))
Topic:
Buddhism  Search this
stupa  Search this
Wang Nua ware  Search this
Thailand  Search this
stoneware  Search this
wood-ash glaze  Search this
Southeast Asian Art  Search this
Hauge collection  Search this
Lan Na period (1251 - 1774)  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Victor and Takako Hauge
Accession Number:
S2005.217a-b
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/ye32f93a63b-5935-40a2-9c2a-03095c437f04
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S2005.217a-b