Fragment of a black-glazed roof finial tile

Historical period(s)
Ayutthaya period, 1400-1563
Medium
Stoneware with iron glaze
Style
Sukhothai ware
Dimensions
H x W x D: 3.5 x 10.3 x 5.9 cm (1 3/8 x 4 1/16 x 2 5/16 in)
Geography
Thailand, Sukhothai province, Sukhothai, Old Sukhothai
Credit Line
Gift of John A. Pope
Collection
Freer Study Collection
Accession Number
FSC-P-2275
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Architectural Element, Ceramic
Type

Tile (fragment)

Keywords
Ayutthaya period (1351 - 1767), stoneware, Sukhothai ware, Thailand
Provenance

1957
John A. Pope (1906-1982), Washington DC, collected in Sukhothai, Thailand. [1]

From 1957
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of John A. Pope, Washington DC [2]

Notes:

[1] See Study Collection catalogue card, Collections Management Office. See also John A. Pope Papers, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.

[2] See note 1.

Previous Owner(s)

Dr. John Alexander Pope 1906-1982

Collection Area(s)
Southeast Asian Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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