Kiln slag or glaze lump

Detail of a pattern
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At A Glance

  • Period

    14th-16th century
  • Geography

    Ban Ko Noi kilns or Ban Pa Yang kilns, Si Sachanalai, Sukhothai Province, Thailand
  • Material

  • Dimension

    H x Diam (overall): 4.5 x 2.3 cm (1 13/16 x 15/16 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Provenance

    John A. Pope (1906-1982), Washington DC, collected in Sawankhalok, Thailand. [1]
    From 1957
    Freer Gallery of Art, gift of John A. Pope, Washington DC [2]
    [1] It is unclear which specific kiln site the piece came from. According to Curatorial Remark 2 in the object record, it was collected by John A. Pope from either the Ban Ko Noi kilns or the Ban Pa Yang kilns; both in Sawankhalok, Thailand. See Curatorial Remark 2 in the object record. See also Study Collection catalogue card, Collections Management Office.
    [2] See note 1.
  • Collection

    Freer Study Collection
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Dr. John Alexander Pope (1906-1982)
  • Origin

    Ban Ko Noi kilns or Ban Pa Yang kilns, Si Sachanalai, Sukhothai Province, Thailand
  • Credit Line

    Gift of John A. Pope
  • Type

    Tool and Equipment
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