Collection Area: Southeast Asian Art

4 objects

Covered box

Small round box with domed lid, mangosteen fruit stalk handle with four sepals, rounded base, flat bottom. Clay: coarse, buff to orange, with black specks. Glaze: clear, brittle glaze on outside of body and lid; caramel glaze on handle; matte brown glaze inside body; inside of lid, lower body, and base unglazed. Decomposition on body …


Water dropper in the form of a peach

Small pot molded in the shape of a peach with a small round mouth, stem in relief and concave base. Clay: pale grey. Glaze: whitish, opaque, coarsely crackled, abraded to even matteness on surface except where protected near raised stem and pointed end of peach form; thin clear glaze on interior; base unglazed. Decoration: in …