From circa 1970-72 to 1996
Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge 
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge in 1996 
 Object file. Most likely acquired from a dealer in Ayutthaya or Bangkok, circa 1970-1972.
 Ownership of collected objects sometimes changed between the Hauge families.
- Previous Owner(s)
Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge (1914-2004) and (died 2000)
Khmer potters formed the majority of their wares on the fast-spinning wheel. They used white clay for small vessels and coarser brown clay for larger containers. Some small animal-shaped vessels were formed entirely by hand and may have been made by workshop assistants, perhaps even by children.
- Published References
- Louise Allison Cort, Dr. Massumeh Farhad, Ann C. Gunter. Asian Traditions in Clay: The Hauge Gifts. Washington, 2000. cat. 78, pp. 114, 148.
- Louise Allison Cort. Kumeeru touki (Khmer Ceramics): Haugi Correkushon wo chushin to shita kumeeru toki no kenkyu (Research on Khmer Ceramics Centering on the Hauge Collection). no. 22. cat. 78, p. 166.
- Thomas Lawton Thomas W. Lentz. Beyond the Legacy: Anniversary Acquisitions for the Freer Gallery of Art and the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. vol. 1 Washington, 1998. pp. 208-211.
- Collection Area(s)
- Southeast Asian Art
- Rights Statement
Copyright with museum