Kendi

Kendi of compressed globular form with a mammiform spout, tall flanged neck, splayed foot and slightly concave base.
Clay: orange red earthenware.
Glaze: none.
Decoration: red stripes on upper body and black paint on mouth and tubular neck.

Historical period(s)
Ayutthaya period, 16th century
Medium
Earthenware with red and black pigment
Style
Sawankhalok ware
Dimensions
H x W x D (overall): 14.5 x 15.7 x 12.5 cm (5 11/16 x 6 3/16 x 4 15/16 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
S2005.344
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Kendi

Keywords
Ayutthaya period (1351 - 1767), earthenware, Hauge collection, Sawankhalok ware, slip, Thailand, unglazed, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Description

Kendi of compressed globular form with a mammiform spout, tall flanged neck, splayed foot and slightly concave base.
Clay: orange red earthenware.
Glaze: none.
Decoration: red stripes on upper body and black paint on mouth and tubular neck.

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