Head of a yaksa

Detail of a pattern
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At A Glance

  • Period

    9th-10th century
  • Geography

    Khu Bua site, Ratchburi province, Thailand
  • Material

    Stucco
  • Dimension

    H x W x D (overall): 12.5 x 10.8 x 5.8 cm (4 15/16 x 4 1/4 x 2 5/16 in)
  • Accession Number

    S2005.455
  • EDAN ID

    edanmdm:fsg_S2005.455

Object Details

  • Provenance

    From at least 1973 to 2005
    Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge [1]
    From 2005
    Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of 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).
    They were visited on various occasions by Victor and Taka Hauge.
    According to Taka Hauge, the sources of the stucco heads and related works were the dealers Chai Ma and Peng Seng:
    Chai Ma Antiques, 799-801 Silom Road, Bangkok 5, tel. 2364-390, 2364-408
    Peng Seng, 942/1-3 Rama IV Road (corner of Suriwongse Road), Bangkok 10500
  • Collection

    National Museum of Asian Art Collection
  • Previous custodian or owner

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

    Khu Bua site, Ratchburi province, Thailand
  • Credit Line

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

    Sculpture
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