Jar

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Small jar with everted rim, eliptical body, and flat base.
Clay: coarse, medium-brown stoneware.
Glaze: olive-green, thin, dull luster, ending above beveled edge of foot; interior unglazed.
Decoration: none.
Mark: none.

Historical period(s)
Ayutthaya period, 14th-16th century
Medium
Stoneware with olive-green glaze
Style
Kalong ware
Dimensions
H x W x D: 5 x 7.8 x 7.8 cm (1 15/16 x 3 1/16 x 3 1/16 in)
Geography
Thailand, Chiang Rai province, Wieng Papao district, Kalong village, Kalong kilns
Credit Line
Gift of Dean Frasché
Accession Number
F1989.32
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Jar

Keywords
Ayutthaya period (1351 - 1767), Kalong ware, stoneware, Thailand, WWII-era provenance
Provenance

From 1962
Dean Frasché, collected in 1962 from Kalong, Thailand. [1]

To 1989
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Dean Frasché, Greenwich, Connecticut. [2]

Notes:

[1] Curatorial Remark 4 in the object record.

[2] See note 1. Also see Freer Gallery of Art Purchase List after 1920, Collections Management Office.

Previous Owner(s)

Dean Frasché 1906 - 1994

Description

Small jar with everted rim, eliptical body, and flat base.
Clay: coarse, medium-brown stoneware.
Glaze: olive-green, thin, dull luster, ending above beveled edge of foot; interior unglazed.
Decoration: none.
Mark: none.

Collection Area(s)
Southeast Asian Art
Web Resources
Ceramics in Mainland Southeast Asia
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum