Gourd-shaped bottle

Gourd-shaped bottle with tall, upright neck, silver mount on mouthrim, slightly recessed base with shell scars.
Clay: brown stoneware.
Glaze: red-brown, iridesecent, glossy, opaque.
Decoration: none.

Historical period(s)
Restored Later Le, Tay Son, or Nguyen dynasty, 18th-mid 20th century
Medium
Stoneware with alkali-silicate glaze and silver rim
Style
Quang Duc ware
Dimensions
H x Diam (overall): 17.8 x 11.2 cm (7 x 4 7/16 in)
Geography
Central Vietnam, Phu Yen province, Tuy An district, Quang Duc village
Credit Line
Gift of Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Victor and Takako Hauge
Accession Number
S2005.157
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Bottle

Keywords
alkali-silicate glaze, glazed, Nguyen dynasty (1802 - 1945), Quang Duc ware, Restored Later Le dynasty (1533 - 1782), stoneware, Tay Son dynasty (1778 - 1802), 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).

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Previous Owner(s)

Victor and Takako Hauge American (1919 - 2013, 1923 - 2015)
Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge (1914-2004) and (died 2000)

Description

Gourd-shaped bottle with tall, upright neck, silver mount on mouthrim, slightly recessed base with shell scars.
Clay: brown stoneware.
Glaze: red-brown, iridesecent, glossy, opaque.
Decoration: none.

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

Copyright with museum