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Catalog Data

Medium:
Unglazed stoneware
Dimensions:
H x Diam (overall): 54 x 41.4 cm (21 1/4 x 16 5/16 in)
Style:
Ban Bang Pun ware
Type:
Vessel
Origin:
Ban Bang Pun kilns, Suphanburi province, West-central Thailand
Date:
14th-15th century
Period:
Ayutthaya period
Description:
Baluster-shaped jar with tall, broad cylindrical neck, flanged mouth, disc-shaped flat base, and four nubs on shoulder.
Clay: grey stoneware, blackened by reduction firing.
Glaze: none.
Decoration: stamped with a row of pointed designs above incised bands on lower neck; three bands of decoration with bosses, impressed slant lines and jabbed marks on upper shoulder, just above twelve groups of stamped vegetal design and one pointed design on shoulder; incised with inverted lotus panels, combed scallop lines and incsied bands on upper body.
Provenance:
From at least 1973 to 2005
Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge [1]
From 2005
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge in 2005 [2]
Notes:
[1] Object file.
Acquired while Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge were living in Bangkok (1967-1972 or 1973).
Major sources of acquisitions during this time were dealers in Bangkok, the weekend market in Bangkok, and vendors in Ayutthaya.
[2] Ownership of collected objects sometimes changed between the Hauge families.
Collection:
National Museum of Asian Art Collection
Previous custodian or owner:
Victor and Takako Hauge ((1919-2013) and (1923-2015))
Topic:
Suphanburi ware  Search this
Sukhothai period (ca. 1219/1243 - 1378)  Search this
Thailand  Search this
Ayutthaya period (1351 - 1767)  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:
S2005.238
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/ye34483f8da-6607-4e34-a4fd-e9588004df2a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S2005.238