Bowl with notched rim and mold impressed decoration

citation

Bowl with notched rim, rounded body, and carved footring. Five spur marks on interior bottom.
Clay: ivory white, dense, smooth.
Glaze: iron brown, glossy, translucent; base unglazed.
Decoration: molded Buddhist “precious objects” and floral design on cavetto, a flower design on interior bottom.

Historical period(s)
Tran or Later Le dynasty, 14th-15th century
Medium
Stoneware with iron glaze
Dimensions
H x Diam (overall): 6.6 x 15.8 cm (2 5/8 x 6 1/4 in)
Geography
Northern Vietnam, Hai Duong province, Red River Delta kilns
Credit Line
Gift of Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Victor and Takako Hauge
Accession Number
S2005.109
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Bowl

Keywords
brown and black glaze, Later Le dynasty (1428 - 1527), stoneware, Tran dynasty (1225 - 1400), Vietnam, WWII-era provenance
Provenance

From at least 1975 to 2005
Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge [1]

From 2005
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge in 2005

Notes:

[1] Object file and curatorial notes. Acquired while Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge were living in Saigon (1972 or 1973-1975). Curatorial remarks indicate that some of the Northern Vietnamese pieces were acquired from Mr. Goh in Singapore or from Christie's New York. According to Taka Hauge this bowl came from the collection of their friend Frank Scotten.

Previous Owner(s)

Victor and Takako Hauge American (1919 - 2013, 1923 - 2015)
Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge (1914-2004) and (died 2000)

Description

Bowl with notched rim, rounded body, and carved footring. Five spur marks on interior bottom.
Clay: ivory white, dense, smooth.
Glaze: iron brown, glossy, translucent; base unglazed.
Decoration: molded Buddhist "precious objects" and floral design on cavetto, a flower design on interior bottom.

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

Copyright with museum