Oil lamp

Oil lamp with spout.

Historical period(s)
Pre-Angkor period or Angkor period, 6th-11th century
H x W x D (overall): 2.9 x 9.6 x 9.4 cm (1 1/8 x 3 3/4 x 3 11/16 in)
Southern Vietnam
Credit Line
Gift of Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Victor and Takako Hauge
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Ceramic, Vessel


Angkor period (802 - 1431), earthenware, Hauge collection, Pre-Angkor period (500 BCE - 802 CE), unglazed, Vietnam, WWII-era 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


[1] Object file. Collected while Osborne and Gratia Hauge were living in Saigon (1972 or 1973-1975), most likely from a Vietnamese military officer stationed in the Mekong delta who recovered pots from the river and brought them to the Hauges on his trips to Saigon.
A note in Gratia Hauge's handwriting attached to the base suggests the piece was acquired on 9 June 1974.

Previous Owner(s)

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


Oil lamp with spout.

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