Cylindrical jar with incised decoration

Detail of a pattern
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At A Glance

  • Period

    19th-early 20th century
  • Geography

    Central Vietnam
  • Material

    Unglazed stoneware encrusted with shells
  • Dimension

    H x Diam (overall): 18.9 x 15.6 cm (7 7/16 x 6 1/8 in)
  • Accession Number

    S2004.197
  • EDAN ID

    edanmdm:fsg_S2004.197

Object Details

  • Description

    Cylindrical jar with incised lines on shoulder and near rim. No lugs. Wheel thrown. Unglazed. Encusted with barnacles.
  • Provenance

    From 1972-1975 to 2004
    Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge [1]
    From 2004
    Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge in 2004
    Notes:
    [1] Object file. Collected by the Hauges in Saigon; most likely from a Vietnamese military officer stationed in the Mekong delta who recovered pots from the river.
    Possibly acquired on 23 June 1974, based on a sticker in Gratia Hauge's handwriting cellotaped to base of object.
  • Collection

    National Museum of Asian Art Collection
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge ((1914-2004) and (1907-2000))
  • Origin

    Central Vietnam
  • Credit Line

    Gift of Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Victor and Takako Hauge
  • Type

    Vessel
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