[X] Southeast Asian Art
3,710 objects
S2005.83

Dish

https://asia.si.edu/object/S2005.83
<p>Shallow bowl with upright rim, carved footring. Five spur marks on interior bottom. Clay: buff grey stoneware. Glaze: clear, transparent, finely crazed. Decoration: painted with underglaze iron floral design enclosed by a circle on central medallion, three concentric circles below rim.</p>
S2004.195

Cylindrical jar encrusted with shells

https://asia.si.edu/object/S2004.195
<p>Small cylindrical vessel with incised horizontal lines near rim; rough, unglazed surface. One small vertical lug visible; others possibly covered by shell incrustation. Wheel thrown.</p>
S2004.122

Pot for palm sugar, re-used as a lime-paste pot

https://asia.si.edu/object/S2004.122
<p>Small vessel with thick, flaring rim and paddle-impressed patterns on the wall and base. Hand-formed, using a wooden paddle carved with rhomboid lattice pattern, and an anvil. Adhesions of lime.</p>
S2004.112

Pot for palm sugar

https://asia.si.edu/object/S2004.112
<p>Small, round-bottomed vessel with flattened body, constricted neck, and everted rim. Hand-formed, possibly using smooth paddle and anvil.</p>
S1996.115

Cylindrical jar

https://asia.si.edu/object/S1996.115
<p>Vat with cylindrical body slightly wider in upper body in shoulder, tall angled shoulder, short neck, verted rim with flange. Wheel-thrown from coil added to flat base. Base flat, relatively smooth, one large chip from edge. Wall possibly constructed in three sections (with drying time between additions), plus shoulder and neck. Clay: stoneware. deep reddish-brown &#8230;</p>
FSC-P-6460

Sherd

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<p>Grey clay with iron black decoration under grey transparent glaze.</p>
F1989.38

Jar

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1989.38
<p>Small jar with tall straight neck, globular body, and flat base. Clay: buff with brown and black speckles. Glaze: milky, thin, ending unevenly below shoulder; interior and base unglazed. Decoration: in underglaze iron; two lines below rim; two lines on shoulder and two lines below shoulder, framing panel of circles and undulating line. Mark: none. &#8230;</p>
F1989.35

Figure of a nesting bird

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1989.35
<p>Small figure of a nesting bird Clay: medium brown stoneware with black speckles Glaze: mottled iron glaze, ranging from ochre to chocolate in color, covering upper portion of figure, ending irregularly, partially covering base Decoration: eyes applied as beads of clay Mark: none</p>
F1986.44

Jar

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1986.44
<p>Small jar with flattened sides. Clay: light brown stoneware. Glaze: translucent, matt surface, large irregular crackle stained red; glaze worn off rim; foot unglazed. Decoration: in underglaze cobalt, with some black spotting: single line around base of neck, with lotus-petal collar; body flattened into four wide and four narrow panels, the wide panels with frames &#8230;</p>
F1986.41a-b

Covered box

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1986.41a-b
<p>Covered box with six molded lobes. Clay: pale gray stoneware. Glaze: on outside, translucent whitish glaze appearing yellowish over most of the surface; on inside, clear glaze appearing olive green where pooled. Foot unglazed. Decoration: in underglaze cobalt: in center of lid, eight-petalled flower enclosed by six radiating petal shapes, filled alternately with geometric and &#8230;</p>
F1985.37a-b

Pillow in the form of a tortoise

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1985.37a-b
<p>Pillow in the form of a tortoise, head turned upward, the feet shown in paddling motion. The carapace hexagonal plates are modelled, the divisions incised. The shell is surmounted by a narrow concave head-rest with lobed ends and a small hole in the center, on a base decorated with a carved scroll. This element, the &#8230;</p>
S2017.8.14

Animal head

https://asia.si.edu/object/S2017.8.14