Jar

Clay: stoneware, containing many iron particles which have come to the surface and melted during firing.
Glaze: no intentional glaze; traces of melted wood-ash that formed fly ash.
Decoration: narrow three-line band of combing incised around shoulder below rim; single line incised around foot above base.

Historical period(s)
Bangkok period, 19th-mid 20th century
Medium
Stoneware
Dimensions
H x Diam: 24.5 x 33.4 cm (9 5/8 x 13 1/8 in)
Geography
Thailand, Nonthaburi province or Ratchburi province
Credit Line
Gift of Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Victor and Takako Hauge
Collection
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
S2005.470
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Jar

Keywords
Bangkok period (1782 - ), Hauge collection, stoneware, Thailand, unglazed, 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). They were visited on various occasions by Victor and Taka Hauge. Major sources of acquisitions at this time were dealers in Bangkok, the weekend market on Sanam Luang in Bangkok, and vendors in Ayutthaya.

Previous Owner(s)

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

Description

Clay: stoneware, containing many iron particles which have come to the surface and melted during firing.
Glaze: no intentional glaze; traces of melted wood-ash that formed fly ash.
Decoration: narrow three-line band of combing incised around shoulder below rim; single line incised around foot above base.

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