Collection Area: Southeast Asian Art

8 objects
S2005.369

Water storage jar

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Jar of globular form with wide rounded mouthrim and flat base. Clay: red, high fired earthenware. Glaze: none. Decoration: none.

S2005.368

Water storage jar

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Jar of ovoid form with broad shoulder tapering towards the flat base, short neck and rounded lip. Clay: orange earthenware. Glaze: none. Decoration: a circular band of flower petals is incised on the shoulder.

S2005.351

Water jar with stamped decoration

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Pot of compressed globular form with round bottom, “lobed” body, short neck and flared mouth with circular grooves inside. Clay: salmon pink earthenware. Glaze: none. Decoration: dense rows of various stamped designs around the neck; remenants of black coating.

S2005.208

Water bottle

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Bottle composed of three sections above tall, splayed pedestal foot: Compressed globular body, shoulder and tubular neck tapered towards a chipped mouth. Several cracks on neck, a loss and a hole pierced through the footring. Clay: light grey earthenware. Glaze: none. Surface burnished and blackened by reduction firing. Decoration: rows of roulette design encircled the …

F1989.29

Water dropper in the form of a blowfish

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Small molded vessel in shape of blowfish, with rimless mouth and flat base. Clay: pale gray, fine-grained. Glaze: opaque, ivory-toned, finely abraded over surface except where protected by angles of the molded tail. Base and interior unglazed. Decoration: in underglaze blue; details of fish features, including stippling over blue wash on back. Mark: none. Condition: …

F1989.18

Water dropper in the form of a peach

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1989.18

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 …