Kendi, fragment of nearly complete mammiform spout

Historical period(s)
Ayutthaya period, 16th century
Medium
Stoneware with iron pigment under clear glaze
Style
Sawankhalok ware
Dimensions
H x W x D: 4.2 x 7.5 x 7.2 cm (1 5/8 x 2 15/16 x 2 13/16 in)
Geography
Thailand, Sukhothai province, Si Satchanalai, Pa Yang kilns
Credit Line
Gift of Victor and Takako Hauge
Collection
Freer Study Collection
Accession Number
FSC-P-6360
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic
Type

Kendi

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

From 1970-72 to 2001
Victor (1919-2013) and Takako (1923-2015) Hauge [1]

From 2001
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Victor and Takako 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)

Published References
  • Honda Hiromu Shimazu Noriki. The Beauty of Fired Clay: Ceramics from Burma, Cambodia, Laos and Thailand. Kuala Lumpur. p. 128, pl. 118.
Collection Area(s)
Southeast Asian Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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