Head of a Buddha (?)

Historical period(s)
Dvaravati period, 7th-9th century
Medium
Stucco
Dimensions
H x W x D: 17.5 × 15.4 × 9.5 cm (6 7/8 × 6 1/16 × 3 3/4 in) H (With Mounting Rod): 21.3 cm (8 3/8 in)
Geography
Thailand, Ratchburi province, Khu Bua site
Credit Line
Gift of Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Victor and Takako Hauge
Collection
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
S2005.443
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Sculpture
Type

Head

Keywords
Buddha, Buddhism, Dvaravati period (ca. 500 - 900), Hauge collection, Thailand, WWII-era provenance
Provenance

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

From 2005
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of 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). Purchased by Taka Hauge from the Bangkok dealer Chai Ma:

Chai Ma Antiques, 799-801 Silom Road, Bangkok 5, tel. 2364-390, 2364-408

Previous Owner(s)

Victor and Takako Hauge American (1919-2013, 1923-2015)

Published References
  • Pamela Gutman, Bob Hudson. Pyu Stucco at Pagan. vol. 14, no. 4, December 2005. pp. 20-22.
Collection Area(s)
Southeast Asian Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
F|S Southeast Asia
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