Dish

Dish with rounded sides, everted rim and carved footring; five spur marks from other kiln stacking disc on interior bottom; a black circular scar from kiln tubular support on base.
Clay: medium grey stoneware with white impurities, coarse and grainy.
Glaze: clear, low gloss, transparent; foot and base unglazed.
Decoration: painted in underglaze iron pigment over white slip; a “cakra” design on central medallion, peacock’s tail design compartmentalized into six panels bordered by horizontal lines on cavetto, the same peacock’s tail design but compartmentalized into eight panels on exterior.

Historical period(s)
Ayutthaya period, 1522-1563
Medium
Stoneware with white slip and iron pigment under clear glaze
Style
Sukhothai ware
Dimensions
H x Diam (overall): 6.7 x 20.8 cm (2 5/8 x 8 3/16 in)
Geography
North-central Thailand, Sukhothai province, Sukhothai, Sukhothai kilns
Credit Line
Gift of Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Victor and Takako Hauge
Collection
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
S2005.298
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Dish

Keywords
Ayutthaya period (1351 - 1767), clear glaze, Hauge collection, iron pigment, stoneware, Sukhothai period (ca. 1219/1243 - 1378), Sukhothai ware, Thailand, white slip, 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

Dish with rounded sides, everted rim and carved footring; five spur marks from other kiln stacking disc on interior bottom; a black circular scar from kiln tubular support on base.
Clay: medium grey stoneware with white impurities, coarse and grainy.
Glaze: clear, low gloss, transparent; foot and base unglazed.
Decoration: painted in underglaze iron pigment over white slip; a "cakra" design on central medallion, peacock's tail design compartmentalized into six panels bordered by horizontal lines on cavetto, the same peacock's tail design but compartmentalized into eight panels on exterior.

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