Fragment of a green lead-glazed wall tile

Historical period(s)
Later Le dynasty, 15th-16th century
Medium
Stoneware with copper-green-tinted lead glaze
Dimensions
H x W x D: 3.5 x 11 x 7.6 cm (1 3/8 x 4 5/16 x 3 in)
Geography
Vietnam, Hai Duong province, Red River Delta kilns
Credit Line
Gift of John A. Pope
Collection
Freer Study Collection
Accession Number
FSC-P-438
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Architectural Element, Ceramic
Type

Tile

Keywords
Later Le dynasty (1428 - 1527), stoneware, Vietnam
Provenance

To 1957
Abu Ridho, Jakarta, Indonesia. [1]

1957
John A. Pope (1906-1982), Washington DC, gift of Abu Ridho, Jakarta, Indonesia. [2]

From 1957
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of John A. Pope, Washington DC [3]

Notes:

[1] See Curatorial Remark 2 in the object record.

[2] See note 1.

[3] See note 1. See also object file, Collections Management Office.

Previous Owner(s)

Dr. John Alexander Pope 1906-1982
Abu Ridho 1927 -

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