Pot for palm sugar

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Small, round-bottomed vessel with flattened body, constricted neck, and everted rim. Hand-formed, possibly using smooth paddle and anvil.

Historical period(s)
Bangkok period, 19th-mid 20th century
Medium
Earthenware
Style
Muang Phet ware
Dimensions
H x Diam (overall): 8.1 x 13.3 cm (3 3/16 x 5 1/4 in)
Geography
Thailand, Phetchaburi province, Muang Phet district, Tambon Nong Kracheng, Muang Phet kilns
Credit Line
Gift of Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Victor and Takako Hauge
Accession Number
S2004.112
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Pot

Keywords
Bangkok period (1782 - ), earthenware, Muang Phet ware, Thailand, unglazed, WWII-era provenance
Provenance

From 1972-1975 to 2004
Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge [1]

From 2004
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge in 2004

Notes:

[1] Object file. Collected by the Hauges in Saigon; most likely from a Vietnamese military officer stationed in the Mekong delta who recovered pots from the river.

Previous Owner(s)

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

Description

Small, round-bottomed vessel with flattened body, constricted neck, and everted rim. Hand-formed, possibly using smooth paddle and anvil.

Published References
  • Louis Malleret. La civilisation materielle d'Oc-Eo: L'Archeologie du Delta du Mekong. vol. XLII Paris. .
Collection Area(s)
Southeast Asian Art
Web Resources
Ceramics in Mainland Southeast Asia
Google Cultural Institute
F|S Southeast Asia
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum