Lime-paste jar in form of a bird

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Historical period(s)
Angkor period, 1075-1250
Medium
Stoneware with wood-ash glaze
Dimensions
H x Diam (overall): 12.4 x 12.1 cm (4 7/8 x 4 3/4 in)
Geography
Cambodia or Northeast Thailand
Credit Line
Gift of Osborne and Gratia Hauge
Accession Number
S1996.145a-b
On View Location
Sackler Gallery 29: The Glazed Elephant: Ceramic Traditions in Cambodia
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Lime pot

Keywords
Angkor period (802 - 1431), bird, Cambodia, green glaze, stoneware, Thailand, wood-ash glaze, WWII-era provenance
Provenance

From circa 1970-72 to 1996
Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge [1]

From 1996
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge in 1996 [2]

Notes:

[1] Object file. Most likely acquired from a dealer in Ayutthaya or Bangkok, circa 1970-1972.

[2] Ownership of collected objects sometimes changed between the Hauge families.

Previous Owner(s)

Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge (1914-2004) and (died 2000)

Published References
  • Louise Allison Cort, Dr. Massumeh Farhad, Ann C. Gunter. Asian Traditions in Clay: The Hauge Gifts. Washington, 2000. cat. 57, pp. 126, 146.
  • Thomas Lawton Thomas W. Lentz. Beyond the Legacy: Anniversary Acquisitions for the Freer Gallery of Art and the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. vol. 1 Washington, 1998. pp. 208-211.
  • Louise Allison Cort. Kumeeru touki (Khmer Ceramics): Haugi Correkushon wo chushin to shita kumeeru toki no kenkyu (Research on Khmer Ceramics Centering on the Hauge Collection). no. 22. cat. 57, p. 164.
Collection Area(s)
Southeast Asian Art
Web Resources
Ceramics in Mainland Southeast Asia
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum