Fragment of a foreleg of an elephant

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Historical period(s)
Angkor period, 1100-1299
Medium
Stoneware with green glaze
Style
Ban Kruat ware
Dimensions
H x W x D: 4.1 x 5.2 x 4.2 cm (1 5/8 x 2 1/16 x 1 5/8 in)
Geography
Northeast Thailand, Buriram province, Ban Kruat district, Ban Kruat kilns
Credit Line
Gift of John A. Pope
Accession Number
FSC-P-462
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Sculpture
Type

Figure: elephant (fragment)

Keywords
Angkor period (802 - 1431), Ban Kruat ware, elephant, stoneware, Thailand
Provenance

To 1957
John A. Pope (1906-1982), Washington D.C., collected between August 1956 and April 1957 in Angkor, Cambodia. [1]

From 1957
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of John A. Pope, Washington D.C. [2]

Notes:

[1] See Curatorial Remark 2 in the object record. See also “Ceramics in Mainland and Southeast Asia: Collections in the Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery”, copy in object file, Collections Management Office.

[2] See note 1. See also object file, Collections Management Office.

Previous Owner(s)

Dr. John Alexander Pope 1906 - 1982

Collection Area(s)
Southeast Asian Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum