Jar with incised decoration

Jar of cylindrical form with broad shoulder tapering toward the flat base, short neck narrowing to the mouth.
Clay: slick, smooth grey clay.
Glaze: unglazed but with some kiln droppings.
Decoration: two incised rings on the neck and one on the shoulder.

Historical period(s)
Later Le dynasty to Nguyen dynasty, 16th-19th century
Medium
Unglazed stoneware
Style
My Xuyen-Phuoc Tich ware
Dimensions
H x Diam (overall): 30.2 x 22 cm (11 7/8 x 8 11/16 in)
Geography
Vietnam, Thua Thien-Hue province, Huong Dien district, My Xuyen-Phuoc Tich kilns
Credit Line
Gift of Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Victor and Takako Hauge
Collection
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
S2005.136
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Jar

Keywords
Hauge collection, Later Le dynasty (1428 - 1527), My Xuyen ware, Nguyen dynasty (1802 - 1945), stoneware, unglazed, Vietnam, WWII-era provenance
Provenance

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

From 2005
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge in 2005 [2]

Notes:

[1] Object file. Acquired while Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge were living in Saigon (1972 or 1973-1975).

[2] Ownership of collected objects sometimes changed between the Hauge families.

Previous Owner(s)

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

Description

Jar of cylindrical form with broad shoulder tapering toward the flat base, short neck narrowing to the mouth.
Clay: slick, smooth grey clay.
Glaze: unglazed but with some kiln droppings.
Decoration: two incised rings on the neck and one on the shoulder.

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