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At A Glance

  • Period

    late 14th-15th century
  • Geography

    Red River delta kilns, Vietnam
  • Material

    Stoneware with celadon glaze
  • Dimension

    H x W x D: 6.7 x 16.2 x 16.2 cm (2 5/8 x 6 3/8 x 6 3/8 in)
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Object Details

  • Description

    Monochromatic thin finely crackled grey-green glaze, falling to unglazed foot and base, stacking ring in interior, uneven rim cut with alternating single then double shallow curved indentations.
  • 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 6 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, Vietnam
  • Credit Line

    Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
  • Type

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