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At A Glance

  • Period

    16th century
  • Geography

    Lamphun kilns, Lamphun, Chiang Mai province, Northern Thailand
  • Material

    Earthenware with marbled slip decoration
  • Dimension

    H x W x D (overall): 10.1 x 11.8 x 10 cm (4 x 4 5/8 x 3 15/16 in)
  • Accession Number

    S2005.346
  • EDAN ID

    edanmdm:fsg_S2005.346

Object Details

  • Description

    Kendi of compressed globular form with tall flanged neck, mammiform spout, short foot and flat base.
    Clay: pinkish buff earthenware.
    Glaze: none.
    Decoration: a band of marbling mixed by brown and creamy white slip on the body and the flange below the mouth.
  • Provenance

    From at least 1973 to 2005
    Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge [1]
    From 2005
    Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge in 2005 [2]
    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.
    [2] Ownership of collected objects sometimes changed between the Hauge families.
  • Collection

    National Museum of Asian Art Collection
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Victor and Takako Hauge ((1919-2013) and (1923-2015))
  • Origin

    Lamphun kilns, Lamphun, Chiang Mai province, Northern Thailand
  • Credit Line

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

    Vessel
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