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Stoneware with white glaze
H x Diam (overall): 16.1 x 22.9 cm (6 5/16 x 9 in)
Sawankhalok kilns, Si Satchanalai, Sukhothai province, North-central Thailand
late 15th-16th century
Alms bowl of globular form with wide mouth, carved footring and a large black circular scar from tubular kiln support on recessed base. A crack extends from rim to base.
Clay: grey stoneware with black inclusions, oxidized to brownish grey.
Glaze: white with opalescent bluish tinge, matte inside, glossy outside, translucent; mouthrim and footring unglazed.
From at least 1973 to 2005
Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge 
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge in 2005 
 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.
 Ownership of collected objects sometimes changed between the Hauge families.
National Museum of Asian Art Collection
The Art of Knowing in South Asia, Southeast Asia, and the Himalayas (March 25, 2023 - ongoing)
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))
Ayutthaya period (1351 - 1767)
Southeast Asian Art
Gift of Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Victor and Takako Hauge
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Sackler Gallery 22a: The Art of Knowing in South Asia, Southeast Asia, and the Himalayas
Related Online Resources:
Ceramics in Mainland Southeast Asia
Google Cultural Institute
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