Jar with four horizontal lugs and incised decoration

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At A Glance

  • Period

    18th-mid 20th century
  • Geography

    Phu Yen province, Central Vietnam
  • Material

    Stoneware with iron glaze
  • Dimension

    H x Diam (overall): 53.9 x 33 cm (21 1/4 x 13 in)
  • Accession Number

    S2005.175
  • EDAN ID

    edanmdm:fsg_S2005.175

Object Details

  • Description

    Jar of 'olive' form with tapered neck towards wide mouth with rounded rim, coarse flat base. Four horizontal grooved lug-handles with moulded circular ends on shoulder.
    Clay: brown stoneware.
    Glaze: iron blackish brown with lustre, mottled, glossy, opaque; blistering caused possibly by gases escaping from the clay or glaze during firing.
    Decoration: four moulded circular applique alternate with the handles that have the same decoration at both ends. Three raised bands above the lug-handles. Below the handles is a band of incised vegetal scroll followed by a band of incised floral scroll. Six bands of incised undulating linese alternate with horizontal lines on lower body.
  • Previous custodian or owner

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

    From at least 1975 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 Saigon (1972 or 1973-1975).
  • Origin

    Phu Yen province, Central Vietnam
  • Credit Line

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

    Vessel
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