Collection Area: Southeast Asian Art

84 objects
S2005.175

Jar with four horizontal lugs and incised decoration

https://asia.si.edu/object/S2005.175

Jar of ‘olive’ form with tapered neck towards wide mouth with rounded rim, coarse flat base. Four horizontal grooved lug-handles with moulded circular ends on shoulder. Clay: brown stoneware. Glaze: iron blackish brown with lustre, mottled, glossy, opaque; blistering caused possibly by gases escaping from the clay or glaze during firing. Decoration: four moulded circular …

S2005.165

Bottle with combed decoration used as a lime-paste pot

https://asia.si.edu/object/S2005.165

Small globuar bottle with shell scars on the body; full of lime. Clay: dark grey stoneware. Glaze: brown iron glaze. Decoration: rows of incised rings on the shoulder.

S2005.93

Beaker

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Beaker with straight sides, slightly flared rim and rounded base. Clay: light grey stoneware. Glaze: clear with greenish tinge, transparent, glossy; rim base unglazed. Decoration: painted in underglaze blue with a band of classic scroll below rim, a wide band of floral scroll on body, overlapping lotus petals above foot.

F1986.41a-b

Covered box

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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 …

S2010.11

Peach-shaped vessel

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Miniature peach-shaped vessel

S2010.8

Flat jar

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Flat bottle with three cartouches

S2010.7a-b

Covered box in the form of a bird

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Covered box in the form of a bird, with modeling on the lid and added head. Clay: stoneware, pale gray, fine-grained. Glaze: clear, colorless. Decoration: in cobalt pigment under the glaze, detailing the head, back, and wings of the bird and adding breast feathers and legs. Mark: none.

S2010.5

Bowl

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Miniature bowl

S2005.337

Jar

https://asia.si.edu/object/S2005.337
S2005.176

Jar with four vertical lugs and incised decoration

https://asia.si.edu/object/S2005.176

Jar of ovoid form with rounded shoulder tapered towards foot and flat base, long neck, flared mouth with rolled rim, four grooved loop handles with pressed ends on shoulder. Clay: brown stoneware. Glaze: red-brown, glossy, marred by many pinholes and seashell scars, blistering on neck and mouth; unglazed interior. Decoration: decorated with seven bands of …

S2005.173

Jar with eight vertical lugs

https://asia.si.edu/object/S2005.173

Jar of ovoid form with broad shoulder tapered towards foot and flat base, tall neck with out-rolled rim, eight grooved lugs with pressed ends on shoulder. Clay: dark brown stoneware. Glaze: iron brown with silvery luster, glossy, opaque, pinholes in glaze surface; unglazed interior. Decoration: seashell scars all over the jar except interior.

S2005.172

Jar with four vertical lugs and incised decoration

https://asia.si.edu/object/S2005.172

Jar of cylindrical form with broad, rounded shoulder tapering towards foot, tapered tall neck, rounded rim and flat base. Four grooved lugs with thumb-pressed ends on shoulder. Clay: brown stoneware. Glaze: iron, blackish-brown with iridescent silvery streaks, glossy, opaque; band of iron pigment (fired red) on shoulder. Decoration: incised horizontal lines at shoulder and base; …

S2005.171

Jar with eight vertical lugs and incised decoration

https://asia.si.edu/object/S2005.171

Jar of cylindrical form with broad, round shoulder tapering towards foot and flat base, tapered tall neck with rounded rim. Eight grooved loop handles with thumb-pressed ends on shoulder. A luting ring mark on the middle of the body showing that the jar was luted together from two halves. Clay: brown stoneware. Glaze: iron brown …