Collection Area: Southeast Asian Art

5 objects

Votive figure of a man holding a fighting cock

Hand modelled male seated figure holding a cock against his chest. Clay: light grey stoneware with black inclusions. Glaze: celadon, glossy, transparent. Decoration: none.


Figure of a nesting hen

Figure of nesting hen. Clay: light gray stoneware. Glaze: mottled caramel brown, covering upper portion of figure; lower portion and base unglazed. Decoration: eyes applied as clay pellets; wings applied and incised with details; two applied chicks (?) on back; incised detail on tail. Mark: none.


Figure of a parrot

Small figure of a sitting parrot Clay: light gray with black speckles Glaze: mottled iron glaze, ochre to chocolate, over breast and sides, with mottled olive-green ash glaze down center of back and milky white glaze on beak, wings, and tail; base unglazed Decoration: eyes applied as beads of clay; incised details on beak, wings, …