[X] Animals and Plants [X] Southeast Asian Art
126 objects
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>
S2017.8.14

Animal head

https://asia.si.edu/object/S2017.8.14
S2005.299

Dish with fish motif

https://asia.si.edu/object/S2005.299
<p>Bowl with everted rim and carved footring. Five scars from kiln spurred disc on interior bottom. Clay: grey stoneware with white impurities, coarse and grainy. Glaze: green, crazed, transparent, low gloss on interior but glossy on exterior; marred by pinholes; base unglazed. Decoration: painted in underglaze iron pigment over white slip; probably a fish design &#8230;</p>
S2005.294

Vessel in the form of a mythical beast

https://asia.si.edu/object/S2005.294
<p>Hand modelled mythical beast with four legs (feet broken off), curly tail, wide open mouth, accessories on chest and a protuberance on forehead. A crack on neck. Clay: grey stoneware with black inclusions. Glaze: celadon, glossy, crazed. Decoration: none.</p>
S2005.293

Vessel in the form of an elephant with rider

https://asia.si.edu/object/S2005.293
<p>Hand modelled elephant with a rider holding a cup-shaped vessel on its back. Clay: grey stoneware with black inclusions. Glaze: celadon, glossy, crazed; lower feet unglazed. Decoration: none.</p>
S2005.292

Votive figure of a man holding a fighting cock

https://asia.si.edu/object/S2005.292
<p>Hand modelled male seated figure holding a cock against his chest. Clay: light grey stoneware with black inclusions. Glaze: celadon, glossy, transparent. Decoration: none.</p>
S2005.176

Jar with four vertical lugs and incised decoration

https://asia.si.edu/object/S2005.176
<p>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 &#8230;</p>
S2005.171

Jar with eight vertical lugs and incised decoration

https://asia.si.edu/object/S2005.171
<p>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 &#8230;</p>
S2005.105a-b

Jar with lid

https://asia.si.edu/object/S2005.105a-b
<p>Jar of globular form with a knob on a dome-shaped lid, short carved footring and deep recessed base. Clay: grey stoneware. Glaze: white slip covering lid and body, including inside of lid and base; clear glaze with yellowish tinge (similar to raw egg white), crazed, glossy; flange of the lid, mouthrim and footrim of the &#8230;</p>
S2005.100a-b

Covered box

https://asia.si.edu/object/S2005.100a-b
<p>Molded covered box with flattened cover and scalloped rim, ribbed body, short carved footring and recessed base. Decorated in underglaze blue with a bird design on flat top cover, six vertical panels on body, traces of green enamel scattered all over. Clay: creamy-grey stoneware.</p>