[Geography: ] Burma

30 objects
S1995.43

Mandalay

https://asia.si.edu/object/S1995.43
S2005.210

Dish with combed decoration

https://asia.si.edu/object/S2005.210

Dish with shallow curving sides, everted rim, broad footring, recessed base. Clay: buff stoneware. Glaze: grassy green, glossy, translucent, finely crazed; pooled at medallion; footrim glazed, brown wash on perimeter of unglazed base. Decoration: four groups of combed vertical lines on cavetto.

S2005.209

Dish with incised decoration

https://asia.si.edu/object/S2005.209

Dish with shallow curving sides, wide flat rim and short carved footring; the exterior surface was scrapped possibly by a wooden tool. Clay: grey stoneware. Glaze: grassy green, transparent, glossy, crackled where thick; the underside unglazed. Decoration: two incised rings on the interior.

S2005.208

Water bottle

https://asia.si.edu/object/S2005.208

Bottle composed of three sections above tall, splayed pedestal foot: Compressed globular body, shoulder and tubular neck tapered towards a chipped mouth. Several cracks on neck, a loss and a hole pierced through the footring. Clay: light grey earthenware. Glaze: none. Surface burnished and blackened by reduction firing. Decoration: rows of roulette design encircled the …

S2005.207

Alms bowl

https://asia.si.edu/object/S2005.207

Black alms bowl with wide mouth and round bottom. A crack on mouth. Clay: buff earthenware, polished, blackened by reduction firing. Glaze: none. Decoration: none.