Cylindrical jar with the remains of three lugs and incised decoration

Detail of a pattern
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At A Glance

  • Period

    19th-early 20th century
  • Geography

    Probably Central Vietnam
  • Material

    Unglazed stoneware with fly-ash deposits
  • Dimension

    H x Diam (overall): 25.4 x 20.3 cm (10 x 8 in)
  • Accession Number

    S2004.208
  • EDAN ID

    edanmdm:fsg_S2004.208

Object Details

  • Description

    Slightly rounded cylindrical vessel with incised lines on shoulder. Three applied vertical lugs, broken off. Wheel thrown. Unglazed; incrustation of unmelted wood ash.
  • 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.
  • Collection

    National Museum of Asian Art Collection
  • Previous custodian or owner

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

    Probably Central Vietnam
  • Credit Line

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

    Vessel
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