From ca. 1968
Dorothy M. Slak, acquired ca. 1968 from Jakarta, Indonesia. 
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Dorothy M. Slak, Sarasota, Florida. 
 Curatorial Remark 4 in the object record.
 See note 1. Also see Freer Gallery of Art Purchase List after 1920 file, Collections Management Office.
- Previous Owner(s)
Mrs. Dorothy M. Slak
Covered box with domed lid and bud-shaped knob.
Clay: light gray stoneware with black flecks.
Glaze: thin, transparent, crackled, somewhat degraded, greenish where thick on interior of body. Inside of lid, base and foot unglazed. Semicircular pontil scar on base.
Decoration: painted in underglaze iron: concentric circles surrounding knob; vinescroll with large fanciful leaves, dotted background filling edge of lid and wall of body, overlapping seam; three horizontal lines at lower edge of vinescroll design.
- Collection Area(s)
- Southeast Asian Art
- Rights Statement
Copyright with museum