Collection Area: Southeast Asian Art

3 objects


Conical lid with a knob. Unglazed red earthenware


Pot with overall paddle-impressed texture

Pot of compressed globular form with round bottom, short neck and wide flaring mouth. Clay: red earthenware with black patches caused by direct heating from fire. Glaze: none. Decoration: three different paddle-impressed textures—narrow band around the nexk, diagonal stripes on shoulder, simple hatching on lower body and base.


Steamer with paddle-impressed texture

Steamer of compressed globular form with tall cylindrical neck, wide flaring mouth and round bottom blackened from cooking. Clay: red earthenware. Glaze: none. Decoration: paddle-impressed herringbone pattern on lower body, vertical lines and cross-hatching on base.