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
Low covered box with bud-shaped knob.
Clay: light gray stoneware with black flecks.
Glaze: transparent and crackled; filmy blue where thick on outside; strong green where thick on inside of body.
Decoration: carved, incised, and painted in underglaze iron. Radiating leaves painted around knob; carved ridges on edges of lid repeated on body, framing painted chevron motifs.
- Collection Area(s)
- Southeast Asian Art
- Rights Statement
Copyright with museum