Beaker with incised decoration

Beaker with straight sides sligthly tapered towards the mouth and craved footring. An unglazed stacking ring cut on the interior bottom. An purple brown iron wash on the base.
Clay: buff-grey stoneware.
Glaze: green (tinted with copper), mottled, glossy, transparent; foot and base unglazed.
Decoration: a row of bosses bordered by two incised rings on the exterior body.

Historical period(s)
Tran or Later Le dynasty, 14th-15th century
Medium
Stoneware with copper-green glaze
Dimensions
H x Diam (overall): 11.5 x 14.9 cm (4 1/2 x 5 7/8 in)
Geography
Northern Vietnam, Hai Duong province, Red River Delta kilns
Credit Line
Gift of Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Victor and Takako Hauge
Collection
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
S2005.112
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Beaker

Keywords
copper-green glaze, Hauge collection, Later Le dynasty (1428 - 1527), stoneware, Tran dynasty (1225 - 1400), Vietnam, WWII-era provenance
Provenance

From at least 1975 to 2005
Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge [1]

From 2005
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge in 2005

Notes:

[1] Object file. Acquired while Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge were living in Saigon (1972 or 1973-1975). Curatorial remarks indicate that some of the Northern Vietnamese pieces were acquired from Mr. Goh in Singapore or from Christie's New York.

Previous Owner(s)

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

Description

Beaker with straight sides sligthly tapered towards the mouth and craved footring. An unglazed stacking ring cut on the interior bottom. An purple brown iron wash on the base.
Clay: buff-grey stoneware.
Glaze: green (tinted with copper), mottled, glossy, transparent; foot and base unglazed.
Decoration: a row of bosses bordered by two incised rings on the exterior body.

Collection Area(s)
Southeast Asian Art
Web Resources
Ceramics in Mainland Southeast Asia
Google Cultural Institute
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