Keywords: Tran dynasty (1225 - 1400)

35 objects
S2005.83

Dish

https://www.freersackler.si.edu/object/S2005.83

Shallow bowl with upright rim, carved footring. Five spur marks on interior bottom. Clay: buff grey stoneware. Glaze: clear, transparent, finely crazed. Decoration: painted with underglaze iron floral design enclosed by a circle on central medallion, three concentric circles below rim.

F1985.37a-b

Pillow in the form of a tortoise

https://www.freersackler.si.edu/object/F1985.37a-b

Pillow in the form of a tortoise, head turned upward, the feet shown in paddling motion. The carapace hexagonal plates are modelled, the divisions incised. The shell is surmounted by a narrow concave head-rest with lobed ends and a small hole in the center, on a base decorated with a carved scroll. This element, the …

S2010.4

Dish with fluted cavetto and scalloped rim

https://www.freersackler.si.edu/object/S2010.4

Dish with hand-cut fluted cavetto and scalloped rim. Low foot, base unglazed. Clay: stoneware, light gray, fine grained. Glaze: “apple-green” high-temperature copper-tinted glaze. Glaze stops above lower edge of foot. Wide ring cut out of glaze in bottom, leaving circle of glaze in center. Mark: none.

S2005.137

Jar with combed and applied decoration

https://www.freersackler.si.edu/object/S2005.137

Jar of cylindrical form with broad shoulder tapering toward the flat base, short neck narrowing to the mouth. Clay: medium-grey stoneware. Glaze: thin iron wash and slight accumulation of fly-ash glaze. Decoration: two grooves insided into neck (possibly using combing tool); two raised ridges applied to shoulder, alternating with bands of undulating combing.

S2005.113

Jar

https://www.freersackler.si.edu/object/S2005.113

Jarlet of flattened globular form with rounded mouthrim and flat base. Clay: beige stoneware. Glaze: copper green, low gloss, crazed. Decoration: none.

S2005.112

Beaker with incised decoration

https://www.freersackler.si.edu/object/S2005.112

Beaker with straight sides sligthly tapered towards the mouth and craved footring. An unglazed stacking ring cut on the interior bottom. An purple brown iron wash on the base. Clay: buff-grey stoneware. Glaze: green (tinted with copper), mottled, glossy, transparent; foot and base unglazed. Decoration: a row of bosses bordered by two incised rings on …

S2005.111

Dish

https://www.freersackler.si.edu/object/S2005.111

Shallow bowl with straight side, flared rim, carved footring and unglazed ring cut at interior bottom. Clay: light grey stoneware. Glaze: copper-green, translucent, glossy. Decoration: none.

S2005.110

Dish

https://www.freersackler.si.edu/object/S2005.110

Shallow bowl with straight side, flared rim, carved footring and unglazed ring cut at interior bottom. Clay: light grey stoneware. Glaze: straw, transparent, crazed, glossy. Decoration: none.

S2005.109

Bowl with notched rim and mold impressed decoration

https://www.freersackler.si.edu/object/S2005.109

Bowl with notched rim, rounded body, and carved footring. Five spur marks on interior bottom. Clay: ivory white, dense, smooth. Glaze: iron brown, glossy, translucent; base unglazed. Decoration: molded Buddhist “precious objects” and floral design on cavetto, a flower design on interior bottom.