Bowl and stem of a pipe

Historical period(s)
Restored Toungoo dynasty or Kon-baung period, 17th-19th century
Medium
Unglazed stoneware
Style
Sayohpho or Yelonkyaw ware
Dimensions
H x Diam (overall): 3.7 x 3.3 cm (1 7/16 x 1 1/4 in)
Geography
Burma, Sayohpho or Yelonkyaw
Credit Line
Gift of John A. Pope
Collection
Freer Study Collection
Accession Number
FSC-P-2575
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic
Type

Pipe bowl

Keywords
Burma, flower, Kon-baung period (1752 - 1885), Restored Toungoo dynasty (1527 - 1752), San Kamphaeng ware, Thailand
Provenance

To 1957
John A. Pope (1906-1982), Washington DC [1]

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

Notes:

[1] The object was possibly collected by John A. Pope from the vicinity of Wat Pa Tung kilns in San Kamphaeng, Thailand. See Curatorial Remarks 1 and 3 in the object record. 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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