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Dish with fluted cavetto and scalloped rim

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At A Glance

  • Period

    14th-15th century
  • Geography

    Red River Delta kilns, Northern Vietnam
  • Material

    Stoneware with copper-green glaze
  • Dimension

    H x Diam: 4.7 x 18.6 cm (1 7/8 x 7 5/16 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Description

    Dish with hand-cut fluted cavetto and scalloped rim. Low foot, base unglazed.
    Clay: stoneware, light gray, fine grained.
    Glaze: "apple-green" high-temperature copper-tinted glaze. Glaze stops above lower edge of foot. Wide ring cut out of glaze in bottom, leaving circle of glaze in center.
    Mark: none.
  • Provenance

    From 1965-69 to 2005
    Ambassador Jack Wilson Lydman (1914-2005), acquired in Jakarta, Indonesia between 1965 and 1969. [1]
    From 2005 to 2010
    Janine Lydman, Washington, DC and Berryville, Virginia, ownership transferred to Mrs. Lydman after the death of her husband, Ambassador Jack Wilson Lydman. [2]
    From 2010
    Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of Washington, DC and Janine Lydman, Berryville, Virginia. [3]
    [1] See Curatorial Remark 2 in the object record.
    [2] See note 1.
    [3] See note 1. See Deed of Gift, object file, Collections Management Office.
  • Collection

    National Museum of Asian Art Collection
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Ambassador Jack Wilson Lydman (1914-2005)
    Mrs. Janine Lydman
  • Origin

    Red River Delta kilns, Northern Vietnam
  • Credit Line

    Gift of Ambassador and Mrs. Jack W. Lydman
  • Type

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