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At A Glance

  • Period

  • Geography

    Sukhothai kilns, Sukhothai, Sukhothai province, Thailand
  • Material

    Stoneware with white slip and iron pigment under clear, green-toned glaze
  • Dimension

    H x W x D: 25.7 x 12.7 x 12.7 cm (10 1/8 x 5 x 5 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Provenance

    From 1966-70 to 1992
    Ken J.J. Baars, acquired in Southeast Asia from a private source. [1]
    From 1992
    Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Ken J.J. Baars. [2]
    [1] According object record notes, Ken J.J. Baars acquired the bottle from a private source in Southeast Asia between 1966 and 1970 while he was working on geophysical fieldwork for the Royal Dutch Shell Company. It was shipped to Holland in 1970 with the rest of his collection when his contract with the Brunei Shell Company ended.
    [2] See Freer Gallery of Art Purchase List after 1920, Collections Management Office.
  • Collection

    Freer Gallery of Art Collection
  • Exhibition History

    Ceramics from Thailand (July 1, 2013 to March 2, 2014)
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Ken J.J. Baars
  • Origin

    Sukhothai kilns, Sukhothai, Sukhothai province, Thailand
  • Credit Line

    Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
  • Type

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