Pear-shaped vase

Historical period(s)
Lan Na period, 14th century-mid-16th century
Medium
Stoneware with celadon glaze
Style
San Kamphaeng ware
Dimensions
H x Diam (overall): 9.5 x 5.2 cm (3 3/4 x 2 1/16 in)
Geography
Thailand, Chiangmai Province, Sankampaeng, Vicinity of Wat Pa Tung kilns
Credit Line
Gift of John A. Pope
Collection
Freer Study Collection
Accession Number
FSC-P-2578
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Vase

Keywords
green glaze, Lan Na period (1251 - 1774), San Kamphaeng ware, stoneware, Thailand
Provenance

1957
John A. Pope (1906-1982), Washington DC, collected in the vicinity of Wat Pa Tung kilns, San Kamphaeng, Thailand. [1]

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

Notes:

[1] See Curatorial Remark 2 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

Published References
  • Asian Art Museum of San Francisco. Thai Ceramics: The James and Elaine Connell Collection. New York and Oxford. p. 174, pl. 156.
Collection Area(s)
Southeast Asian Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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