Small dish, possibly oil lamp

Maker(s)
Artist: Oc Eo culture
Historical period(s)
Nguyen Lords period, Tay Son or Nguyen dynasty, 18th-mid 20th century
Medium
Earthenware
Dimensions
H x W x D: 2.3 x 7.4 x 6.3 cm (7/8 x 2 15/16 x 2 1/2 in)
Geography
Central Vietnam
Credit Line
Gift of Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Victor and Takako Hauge
Collection
Freer Study Collection
Accession Number
FSC-P-6799
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Dish (fragment)

Keywords
earthenware, Hauge collection, Nguyen dynasty (1802 - 1945), Nguyen Lords (1558 - 1775), Tay Son dynasty (1778 - 1802), Vietnam
Provenance

From circa 1972-1975 to 2004
Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge [1]

From 2004
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge in 2004

Notes:

[1] Object file. Acquired by the Hauges in Saigon, most likely from a Vietnamese military officer stationed in the Mekong Delta area who brought pots to the Hauges on his trips to Saigon.

Previous Owner(s)

Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge (1914-2004) and (died 2000)

Published References
  • Louis Malleret. La civilisation materielle d'Oc-Eo: L'Archeologie du Delta du Mekong. vol. XLII Paris. .
Collection Area(s)
Southeast Asian Art
Web Resources
Whistler's Neighborhood
Google Cultural Institute
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