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Figure of a horse

Detail of a pattern
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At A Glance

  • Period

    mid 16th century
  • Geography

    Pa Yang kilns, Si Satchanalai, Sukhothai province, North-central Thailand
  • Material

    Stoneware with iron glaze
  • Dimension

    H x W x D (overall): 3.2 x 1.7 x 3.9 cm (1 1/4 x 11/16 x 1 9/16 in)
  • Accession Number

    F1989.48
  • EDAN ID

    edanmdm:fsg_F1989.48

Object Details

  • Description

    Figure of a miniature horse.
    Clay: reddish-brown with black speckles.
    Glaze: iron brown, over upper half of figure.
    Decoration: modeled details of eyes, mane and tail, saddle.
    Mark: none.
  • Provenance

    From 1959 to 1989
    Dean Frasché, Greenwich, CT, acquired at the Sawankhalok kiln site, Thailand, in 1959 [1]
    From 1989
    Freer Gallery of Art, given by Dean Frasché in 1989
    Notes:
    [1] According to Curatorial Note 3 in the object record.
  • Collection

    Freer Gallery of Art Collection
  • Exhibition History

    Taking Shape: Ceramics in Southeast Asia (April 1, 2007 to December 4, 2011)
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Dean Frasché (1906-1994)
  • Origin

    Pa Yang kilns, Si Satchanalai, Sukhothai province, North-central Thailand
  • Credit Line

    Gift of Dean Frasché
  • Type

    Sculpture
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