[Geography: ] Vietnam

344 objects
S2005.185

Lamp

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Hand-pinched from light gray, medium-textured clay. Uneven rim blackened with soot on edges.

S2005.184

Lamp

https://asia.si.edu/object/S2005.184

Hand-pinched from light gray, coarse, sandy clay with uneven rim, blackened around edges.

S2005.183

Bowl

https://asia.si.edu/object/S2005.183

Unglazed oil lamp, plain and large.

S2005.182

Oil lamp

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Oil lamp with spout.

S2005.181

Lamp

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Oil lamp with spout. Wheel-thrown. Accretion of yellow powder.

S2005.180

Lamp

https://asia.si.edu/object/S2005.180

Oil lamp with spout. Wheel-thrown.

S2005.179

Jar with combed decoration

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Jar of globular form with short neck, rolled lip and flat base. Clay: brown earthenware (possibly underfired stoneware) with white inclusions. Glaze: none. Decoration: wide band of rings incised on the shoulder using combing tool.

S2005.178

Jar with four ornamental lugs and incised decoration

https://asia.si.edu/object/S2005.178

Jar with elongated ovoid body, short neck, rolled lip, flat base and four lugs on the shoulder. Clay: brown stoneware. Glaze: none. Decoration: three incised rings below the neck.

S2005.176

Jar with four vertical lugs and incised decoration

https://asia.si.edu/object/S2005.176

Jar of ovoid form with rounded shoulder tapered towards foot and flat base, long neck, flared mouth with rolled rim, four grooved loop handles with pressed ends on shoulder. Clay: brown stoneware. Glaze: red-brown, glossy, marred by many pinholes and seashell scars, blistering on neck and mouth; unglazed interior. Decoration: decorated with seven bands of …

S2005.173

Jar with eight vertical lugs

https://asia.si.edu/object/S2005.173

Jar of ovoid form with broad shoulder tapered towards foot and flat base, tall neck with out-rolled rim, eight grooved lugs with pressed ends on shoulder. Clay: dark brown stoneware. Glaze: iron brown with silvery luster, glossy, opaque, pinholes in glaze surface; unglazed interior. Decoration: seashell scars all over the jar except interior.

S2005.172

Jar with four vertical lugs and incised decoration

https://asia.si.edu/object/S2005.172

Jar of cylindrical form with broad, rounded shoulder tapering towards foot, tapered tall neck, rounded rim and flat base. Four grooved lugs with thumb-pressed ends on shoulder. Clay: brown stoneware. Glaze: iron, blackish-brown with iridescent silvery streaks, glossy, opaque; band of iron pigment (fired red) on shoulder. Decoration: incised horizontal lines at shoulder and base; …

S2005.171

Jar with eight vertical lugs and incised decoration

https://asia.si.edu/object/S2005.171

Jar of cylindrical form with broad, round shoulder tapering towards foot and flat base, tapered tall neck with rounded rim. Eight grooved loop handles with thumb-pressed ends on shoulder. A luting ring mark on the middle of the body showing that the jar was luted together from two halves. Clay: brown stoneware. Glaze: iron brown …

S2005.169

Bottle with spout and combed decoration

https://asia.si.edu/object/S2005.169

Bottle of globuar form with short neck, flared mouth, flat base and a short tubular spout on the shoulder. Shell scars on the upper half of the body. The shells are possibly used as stacking tools in the firing. Clay: brown stoneware. Glaze: dark brown, glossy, opaque, sticky, marred with many pinholes. Decoration: a series …

S2005.168

Jar used as a lime-paste pot

https://asia.si.edu/object/S2005.168

Bottle of compressed globular form with cylindrical neck, flared mouth and flat base. Lime residue in the pot. Clay: brown stoneware, shell scars on the upper body. Glaze: none.

S2005.167

Jar used as a lime-paste pot

https://asia.si.edu/object/S2005.167

Lime pot of compressed globular form with cylindrical neck, flared mouth and flat base. Lime residue in the pot. Clay: buff grey stoneware. Glaze: brown iron glaze marred by shell scars and large pinholes. Decoration: none.

S2005.166

Lime-paste pot

https://asia.si.edu/object/S2005.166

Compressed globular lime pot with straight neck, flared mouth, splayed foot, and flat base with a whorl-shaped mark left by using a twisted cord to remove the pot away from the potting wheel. Some lime paste remains inside the pot. Clay: dark grey stoneware with white specks. Glaze: black, glossy, opaque, with many pinholes; base …

S2005.164

Pot

https://asia.si.edu/object/S2005.164

Small bottle with shell scars on globular body, neck missing, full of lime inside. Clay: dark brown stoneware with white inclusions. Glaze: watery, brownish-black iron glaze. Decoration: none.

S2005.163

Bottle with incised decoration

https://asia.si.edu/object/S2005.163

Round bottle with shell scars on flat base. Clay: red stoneware. Glaze: watery, brownish-black iron glaze. Decoration: two incised rings on the shoulder.