Cup

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Grey-green glaze merging with narrow ring of brown glaze just above foot, base colored chocolate brown, undecorated interior, exterior decorated with multiple vertical lines between concentric circles.

Historical period(s)
Later Le dynasty, 15th century
Medium
Stoneware with ivory glaze; iron wash on base
Dimensions
H x W x D: 5.9 x 10.5 x 10.5 cm (2 5/16 x 4 1/8 x 4 1/8 in)
Geography
Vietnam, Hai Duong province, Red River Delta kilns
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1994.7
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Cup

Keywords
Later Le dynasty (1428 - 1527), stoneware, Vietnam, WWII-era provenance
Provenance

To 1994
John Forbes, Silver Spring, Maryland, acquired in Manila, to 1994 [1]

From 1994
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from John Forbes in 1994

Notes:

[1] According to Curatorial Note 3 in the object record.

Previous Owner(s)

John Forbes

Description

Grey-green glaze merging with narrow ring of brown glaze just above foot, base colored chocolate brown, undecorated interior, exterior decorated with multiple vertical lines between concentric circles.

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

Copyright with museum