Jar with combed decoration

Squat unglazed brown jar with sprinkles of yellow ash

Historical period(s)
Restored Later Le, Tay Son, or Nguyen dynasty, 18th-19th century
Medium
Stoneware
Style
My Cang ware
Dimensions
H x Diam (overall): 21.1 x 22.2 cm (8 5/16 x 8 3/4 in)
Geography
Central Vietnam, Quang Ngai province, Son Tinh county, Tinh Thien village, My Cang kiln
Credit Line
Gift of Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Victor and Takako Hauge
Accession Number
S2005.336
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Jar

Keywords
My Cang ware, Nguyen dynasty (1802 - 1945), Restored Later Le dynasty (1533 - 1782), stoneware, Tay Son dynasty (1778 - 1802), Thailand, unglazed, Vietnam, WWII-era provenance
Provenance

From at least 1973 to 2005
Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge [1]

From 2005
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge in 2005

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.

Previous Owner(s)

Victor and Takako Hauge American (1919 - 2013, 1923 - 2015)
Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge (1914-2004) and (died 2000)

Description

Squat unglazed brown jar with sprinkles of yellow ash

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