Sherd of an architecural ornament, a scaly naga

Historical period(s)
Ayutthaya period, 1522-1563
Medium
Stoneware with white slip and iron pigment under clear glaze
Style
Sukhothai ware
Dimensions
H x W x D: 4.4 x 17.1 x 12.7 cm (1 3/4 x 6 3/4 x 5 in)
Geography
Thailand, Sukhothai province, Sukhothai
Credit Line
Gift of Victor and Takako Hauge
Collection
Freer Study Collection
Accession Number
FSC-P-5830
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Architectural Element, Ceramic
Type

Architectural ornament (fragment)

Keywords
Ayutthaya period (1351 - 1767), Hauge collection, naga, stoneware, Sukhothai ware, Thailand
Provenance

From 1970-72 to 2001
Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge [1]

From 2001
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge in 2001

Notes:

[1] See object file, Collections Management Office. Collected by Victor Hauge on visits to kiln sites in Thailand.

Previous Owner(s)

Victor and Takako Hauge American (1919-2013, 1923-2015)

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