Collection Area: Southeast Asian Art

8 objects

Water storage jar

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


Water storage jar

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.


Water jar with stamped decoration

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.


Water bottle

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 …


Water dropper in the form of a blowfish

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: …


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 …