Basin

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Deep basin with s-curved side, flared rim, and flat base.
Clay: brown stoneware.
Glaze: brown, matte to low gloss, opaque; interior glazed unevenly; base unglazed. Glaze was brushed horizontally onto vessel, and drips running toward rim show that vessel was inverted, resting on rim during glazing. Glaze wiped off rim.
Decoration: none.

Historical period(s)
Lan Na period, 14th-16th century
Medium
Stoneware with iron glaze
Style
San Sai ware
Dimensions
H x Diam (overall): 21.1 x 26.9 cm (8 5/16 x 10 9/16 in)
Geography
Northern Thailand, Chiang Mai province, San Sai district, Ban Mae Tao Hai village, San Sai kiln
Credit Line
Gift of Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Victor and Takako Hauge
Accession Number
S2005.232
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Basin

Keywords
brown and black glaze, Lan Na period (1251 - 1774), San Sai ware, stoneware, Thailand, WWII-era provenance
Provenance

From at least 1973 to 2005
Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge [1]

From 2005
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge in 2005 [2]

Notes:

[1] Object file. Acquired while Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge were living in Bangkok (1967-1972 or 1973). Major sources of acquisitions during this time were dealers in Bangkok, the weekend market in Bangkok, and vendors in Ayutthaya.

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

Previous Owner(s)

Victor and Takako Hauge American (1919 - 2013, 1923 - 2015)

Description

Deep basin with s-curved side, flared rim, and flat base.
Clay: brown stoneware.
Glaze: brown, matte to low gloss, opaque; interior glazed unevenly; base unglazed. Glaze was brushed horizontally onto vessel, and drips running toward rim show that vessel was inverted, resting on rim during glazing. Glaze wiped off rim.
Decoration: none.

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

Copyright with museum