Ewer with two-color glazing (pastiche; foot, neck, and lid do not belong)

Ewer with vertical spout and strap handle, brown-glazed body and remains of green-glazed neck (repaired); lid does not belong

Historical period(s)
Angkor period, 1177-1250
Medium
Stoneware with iron and wood-ash glazes
Dimensions
H x Diam (overall): 31.2 x 19 cm (12 5/16 x 7 1/2 in)
Geography
Cambodia or Northeast Thailand
Credit Line
Gift of Osborne and Gratia Hauge
Collection
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
S1996.155a-b
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Ewer

Keywords
Angkor period (802 - 1431), brown and black glaze, Cambodia, green glaze, Hauge collection, stoneware, Thailand, wood-ash glaze, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance research underway.
Description

Ewer with vertical spout and strap handle, brown-glazed body and remains of green-glazed neck (repaired); lid does not belong

Label

The lid in the shape of the head of a deity is a modern addition to this ewer.

Published References
  • Louise Allison Cort, George Williams, David P. Rehfuss. Ceramics in Mainland Southeast Asia. Washington. .
  • 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
Web Resources
Ceramics in Mainland Southeast Asia
Google Cultural Institute
F|S Southeast Asia
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