Bottle with incised decoration

Bottle of pear-shaped form with heavy lower body, tall neck, flared mouth in broken condition, trimmed foot and flat base.
Clay: grey stoneware.
Glaze: mottled brown glaze, low gloss; base unglazed.
Decoration: incised with four sets of double rings on the upper body.

Historical period(s)
Ayutthaya period or Lan Sang period, 16-17th century
Medium
Stoneware with iron glaze
Dimensions
H x Diam (overall): 24.5 x 15.7 cm (9 5/8 x 6 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
Collection
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
S2005.332
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Bottle

Keywords
Ayutthaya period (1351 - 1767), brown and black glaze, Hauge collection, Lan Sang period (1271 - 1707), Laos, stoneware, Thailand, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Description

Bottle of pear-shaped form with heavy lower body, tall neck, flared mouth in broken condition, trimmed foot and flat base.
Clay: grey stoneware.
Glaze: mottled brown glaze, low gloss; base unglazed.
Decoration: incised with four sets of double rings on the upper body.

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