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Steamer with paddle-impressed texture
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H x Diam (overall): 17.9 x 16.8 cm (7 1/16 x 6 5/8 in)
Chao Phraya River network, Central Thailand
Steamer of compressed globular form with tall cylindrical neck, wide flaring mouth and round bottom blackened from cooking.
Clay: red earthenware.
Decoration: paddle-impressed herringbone pattern on lower body, vertical lines and cross-hatching on base.
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
Previous custodian or owner:
Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge ((1914-2004) and (1907-2000))
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
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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