Vessel in form of a conch shell with zoomorphic face

Historical period(s)
Angkor period, 1075-1250
Medium
Stoneware with iron pigment under ash glaze
Dimensions
H x W x D (overall): 9.6 x 18 x 11.4 cm (3 3/4 x 7 1/16 x 4 1/2 in)
Geography
Cambodia or Northeast Thailand
Credit Line
Gift of Victor and Takako Hauge
Collection
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
S1996.168
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Vessel

Keywords
Angkor period (802 - 1431), Cambodia, green glaze, Hauge collection, stoneware, Thailand, wood-ash glaze, WWII-era provenance
Provenance

From circa 1970-1972 to 1996
Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge [1]

From 1996
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge in 1996

Notes:

[1] Object File. Objects collected at this time by the Hauges largely came from dealers in Ayutthaya and Bangkok.

Previous Owner(s)

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

Published References
  • Louise Allison Cort, Dr. Massumeh Farhad, Ann C. Gunter. Asian Traditions in Clay: The Hauge Gifts. Washington, 2000. cat. 61, pp. 114, 147.
  • 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. 61, p. 164.
  • 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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