Bottle with two vertical ring handles

Bottle of ovoid form with angular shoulder, cup-shaped mouth, splayed foot and recessed base. Two ring handles on shoulder.
Clay: light grey stoneware with black inclusions, coarse, oxidized to pinkish red.
Glaze: celadon; falls short irregularly above foot, interior and base unglazed.
Decoration: incised bands on the shoulder.

Historical period(s)
Ayutthaya period, late 15th-early 16th century
Medium
Stoneware with celadon glaze
Style
Sawankhalok ware
Dimensions
H x Diam (overall): 13.1 x 7.5 cm (5 3/16 x 2 15/16 in)
Geography
North-central Thailand, Sukhothai province, Si Satchanalai, Pa Yang kilns
Credit Line
Gift of Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Victor and Takako Hauge
Collection
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
S2005.261
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Bottle

Keywords
Ayutthaya period (1351 - 1767), green glaze, Hauge collection, Sawankhalok ware, stoneware, Thailand, WWII-era provenance
Provenance

From at least 1973 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 Bangkok (1967-1972 or 1973). Major sources of acquisitions during this time were dealers in Bangkok, the weekend market in Bangkok, and vendors in Ayutthaya.

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

Previous Owner(s)

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

Description

Bottle of ovoid form with angular shoulder, cup-shaped mouth, splayed foot and recessed base. Two ring handles on shoulder.
Clay: light grey stoneware with black inclusions, coarse, oxidized to pinkish red.
Glaze: celadon; falls short irregularly above foot, interior and base unglazed.
Decoration: incised bands on the shoulder.

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