Water jar with stamped decoration

Pot of compressed globular form with round bottom, “lobed” body, short neck and flared mouth with circular grooves inside.
Clay: salmon pink earthenware.
Glaze: none.
Decoration: dense rows of various stamped designs around the neck; remenants of black coating.

Historical period(s)
Ayutthaya period or Bangkok period, 17th-19th century
Medium
Earthenware with remnants of black coating
Dimensions
H x Diam: 19.4 x 29.5 cm (7 5/8 x 11 5/8 in)
Geography
West-central Thailand, Kanchanaburi province
Credit Line
Gift of Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Victor and Takako Hauge
Accession Number
S2005.351
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Water jar

Keywords
Ayutthaya period (1351 - 1767), Bangkok period (1782 - ), earthenware, Thailand, unglazed, water, 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

Pot of compressed globular form with round bottom, "lobed" body, short neck and flared mouth with circular grooves inside.
Clay: salmon pink earthenware.
Glaze: none.
Decoration: dense rows of various stamped designs around the neck; remenants of black coating.

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

Copyright with museum