Dish with incised decoration

Dish with rounded side, notched flaring rim, bevelled footring and a black circular scar from tubular kiln support on recessed base. A crack extends from rim to interior bottom.
Clay: coarse, grey stoneware with black inclusions, oxidized to buff grey.
Glaze: grassy green, glossy, transparent, finely crazed; base unglazed.
Decoration: incised with a swirl on central medallion, cross-hatching bordered by rings on cavetto, undulating lines on rim, vertical lines bordered by rings on exterior body.

Historical period(s)
Ayutthaya period, late 15th-16th century
Medium
Stoneware with celadon glaze
Style
Sawankhalok ware
Dimensions
H x Diam (overall): 9.7 x 32 cm (3 13/16 x 12 5/8 in)
Geography
North-central Thailand, Sukhothai province, Si Satchanalai, Sawankhalok kilns
Credit Line
Gift of Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Victor and Takako Hauge
Collection
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
S2005.268
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Dish

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

Dish with rounded side, notched flaring rim, bevelled footring and a black circular scar from tubular kiln support on recessed base. A crack extends from rim to interior bottom.
Clay: coarse, grey stoneware with black inclusions, oxidized to buff grey.
Glaze: grassy green, glossy, transparent, finely crazed; base unglazed.
Decoration: incised with a swirl on central medallion, cross-hatching bordered by rings on cavetto, undulating lines on rim, vertical lines bordered by rings on exterior body.

Published References
  • Louise Allison Cort, George Williams, David P. Rehfuss. Ceramics in Mainland Southeast Asia. Washington. .
Collection Area(s)
Southeast Asian Art
Web Resources
Ceramics in Mainland Southeast Asia
Google Cultural Institute
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