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Dish with foliate rim

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At A Glance

  • Period

    second half 14th-early 15th century
  • Geography

    Red River delta kilns, Hai Duong province, Vietnam
  • Material

    Stoneware with white slip and iron pigment under transparent glaze; iron pigment on base
  • Dimension

    H x W x D: 2.9 x 14.3 x 14.3 cm (1 1/8 x 5 5/8 x 5 5/8 in)
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Object Details

  • Description

    Very finely crackled grey-green glaze, interior decorated with underglaze iron black floral spray (on which are five pontil spur scars) within two circles, interior shoulder decorated with vertical sectioning ending in scalloped rim, exterior shoulder molded, very shallow foot surrounds chocolate brown base.
  • Provenance

    To 1994
    John Forbes, Silver Spring, Maryland, acquired in Manilla, Philippines. [1]
    From 1994
    Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from John Forbes, Silver Spring, Maryland. [2]
    [1] See Curatorial Remark 5 in the object record.
    [2] See note 1.
  • Collection

    Freer Gallery of Art Collection
  • Previous custodian or owner

    John Forbes
  • Origin

    Red River delta kilns, Hai Duong province, Vietnam
  • Credit Line

    Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
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