Fragment of the shoulder of a large jar

Historical period(s)
Angkor period, 1075-1430
Medium
Stoneware with iron glaze
Dimensions
H x W x D: 1.5 x 11 x 8 cm (9/16 x 4 5/16 x 3 1/8 in)
Geography
Cambodia or Northeast Thailand
Credit Line
Gift of John A. Pope
Collection
Freer Study Collection
Accession Number
FSC-P-456
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Jar (fragment)

Keywords
Angkor period (802 - 1431), Cambodia, stoneware, Thailand
Provenance

To 1957
John A. Pope (1906-1982), Washington DC, collected between August 1956 and April 1957 in Angkor, Cambodia. [1]

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

Notes:

[1] See Curatorial Remarks 2 and 3 in the object record. See also “Ceramics in Mainland and Southeast Asia: Collections in the Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery”, copy in object file, Collections Management Office.

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

Previous Owner(s)

Dr. John Alexander Pope 1906-1982

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