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Bottle - National Museum of Asian Art
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At A Glance

  • Period

    19th-mid 20th century
  • Geography

    Northern Vietnam
  • Material

    Unglazed stoneware
  • Dimension

    H x Diam (overall): 19.5 x 14.5 cm (7 11/16 x 5 11/16 in)
  • Accession Number

    S2005.115
  • EDAN ID

    edanmdm:fsg_S2005.115

Object Details

  • Description

    Jar with ovoid body, long neck, flared mouth and flat base.
    Clay: unglazed grey stoneware, dark brown on surface.
    Glaze: none.
    Decoration: none.
  • Provenance

    From at least 1973 to 2005
    Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge [1]
    From 2005
    Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge in 2005
    Notes:
    [1] Object file.
    Acquired while Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge were living in Bangkok (1967-1972 or 1973).
    Major sources of acquisitions during this time were dealers in Bangkok, the weekend market in Bangkok, and vendors in Ayutthaya.
  • Collection

    National Museum of Asian Art Collection
  • Exhibition History

    Taking Shape: Ceramics in Southeast Asia (April 1, 2007 to December 4, 2011)
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Victor and Takako Hauge ((1919-2013) and (1923-2015))
    Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge ((1914-2004) and (1907-2000))
  • Origin

    Northern Vietnam
  • Credit Line

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

    Vessel
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