Large jar, neck missing

Historical period(s)
Angkor period, 12th-13th century
Medium
Stoneware with molasses-brown glaze
Dimensions
H x Diam: 33 × 23 cm (13 × 9 1/16 in)
Geography
Thailand
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Nelson Spinks
Collection
Freer Study Collection
Accession Number
FSC-P-4744
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Jar

Keywords
Angkor period (802 - 1431), Thailand
Provenance

1954
Found uncovered in a pig sty after a heavy rain on the outskirts of the town of Surin in Surin province, Thailand in 1954. [1]

To 1969
Charles Nelson Spinks. [2]

From 1969
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Nelson Spinks. [3]

Notes:

[1] See Louise Cort’s note under Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record.

[2] See Elizabeth Duley’s note under Curatorial Remark 2 in the object record.

[3] See note 2. See also the Study Collection catalogue card, Collections Management Office.

Previous Owner(s)

Charles Nelson Spinks 1906-1980

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