Jar

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Small jar with flat base, rounded shoulder, short upright neck. Wheel thrown. Unglazed.

Historical period(s)
Later Le to Restored Later Le, or Ming dynasty, 15th-16th century
Medium
Stoneware
Dimensions
H x Diam (overall): 4.5 x 5.1 cm (1 3/4 x 2 in)
Geography
Vietnam or China, possibly Red River Delta kilns
Credit Line
Gift of Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Victor and Takako Hauge
Accession Number
S2004.225
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Jar

Keywords
China, Later Le dynasty (1428 - 1527), Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644), Restored Later Le dynasty (1533 - 1782), stoneware, unglazed, Vietnam, 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 jar with flat base, rounded shoulder, short upright neck. Wheel thrown. Unglazed.

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
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum