Heavily potted jar

Detail of a pattern
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At A Glance

  • Period

    14th - mid-16th century
  • Geography

    Vicinity of Wat Pa Tung kilns, Chiangmai Province, Thailand
  • Material

    Unglazed stoneware
  • Dimension

    H x Diam (overall): 20.4 x 15.9 cm (8 1/16 x 6 1/4 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Provenance

    From 1957
    John A. Pope (1906-1982), Washington DC, collected in the vicinity of Wat Pa Tung kilns, San Kamphaeng, Thailand. [1]
    From at least 1982
    Freer Gallery of Art, gift of John A. Pope, Washington D.C, accessioned in 1982. [2]
    [1] See Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record. See also John A. Pope Papers, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
    [2] While John A. Pope collected the piece in 1957, according to Collections Management record the object was accessioned into the Study Collection in 1982. See also note 1.
  • Collection

    Freer Study Collection
  • Previous custodian or owner

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

    Vicinity of Wat Pa Tung kilns, Chiangmai Province, Thailand
  • Credit Line

    Gift of John A. Pope
  • Type

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