Jar with two vertical ornamental lugs and combed decoration

Jar with ovoid body, trumpet-shaped neck, flanged mouth, flat base with parallel grooves left by using cord to separate the jar from a static potting surface. A repair on body.
Clay: brown stoneware.
Glaze: caramel, runny, mottled, opaque; base and interior (except the neck) unglazed.
Decoration: two nubs and two series of combed horizontal lines on shoulder.

Historical period(s)
Lan Sang period or Viang Chan period, 16th-19th century
Medium
Stoneware with iron glaze
Dimensions
H x Diam (overall): 42.6 x 25.8 cm (16 3/4 x 10 3/16 in)
Geography
Northeast Thailand or Laos, Middle Mekong River network, possibly Songkhram River basin kilns
Credit Line
Gift of Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Victor and Takako Hauge
Accession Number
S2005.330
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Jar

Keywords
brown and black glaze, Lan Sang period (1271 - 1707), Laos, stoneware, Thailand, Viang Chan (Vientaine) period (1707 - 1893), 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

Jar with ovoid body, trumpet-shaped neck, flanged mouth, flat base with parallel grooves left by using cord to separate the jar from a static potting surface. A repair on body.
Clay: brown stoneware.
Glaze: caramel, runny, mottled, opaque; base and interior (except the neck) unglazed.
Decoration: two nubs and two series of combed horizontal lines on shoulder.

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