From 1966-70 to 1994
Ken J.J. Baars, Surrey, England, acquired in Southeast Asia from a private source. 
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Ken J.J. Baars, Surrey, England. 
 According object record notes, Ken J.J. Baars acquired the object from a private source in Southeast Asia between 1966 and 1970 while he was working on geophysical fieldwork for the Royal Dutch Shell Company. It was shipped to Holland in 1970 with the rest of his collection when his contract with the Brunei Shell Company ended.
 See Curatorial Remark 3 in the object record.
- Previous Owner(s)
Ken J.J. Baars
1. (Stephen P. Koob, 3 February 1992) Small, glazed pottery box, hexagonal and faceted in shape, with knobbed lid. Glazed stoneware, with floral and linear decoration with dark blue underglaze.
2. (Louise Cort, 19 July 2005) The pigment used is iron, not cobalt. The milky glaze gives the iron a blue appearance.
- Collection Area(s)
- Southeast Asian Art
- Rights Statement
Copyright with museum