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)

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

Copyright with museum