Bowl

Bowl with rounded sides, flared rim and bevelled footring, a black circular scar from tubular kiln support on recessed base.
Clay: light grey stoneware with black inclusions; orange flush on base where exposed in firing.
Glaze: pale green, transparent, low gloss, crazed; falls short of foot. Some milky blue patches on the interior bottom where the glaze is thick.
Decoration: painted in iron black pigment over white slip with a cakra design on central medallion, leafy scroll amid dotted ground bordered by triple lines on cavetto, five fern-liked motifs bordered by triple lines on exterior.

Historical period(s)
Ayutthaya period, 16th century
Medium
Stoneware with iron pigment over white slip, under clear glaze
Style
Sawankhalok ware
Dimensions
H x Diam (overall): 8 x 20.2 cm (3 1/8 x 7 15/16 in)
Geography
North-central Thailand, Sukhothai province, Si Satchanalai, Ban Pa Yang kilns
Credit Line
Gift of Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Victor and Takako Hauge
Accession Number
S2005.282
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Bowl

Keywords
Ayutthaya period (1351 - 1767), iron pigment, Sawankhalok ware, stoneware, Thailand, white slip, 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

Bowl with rounded sides, flared rim and bevelled footring, a black circular scar from tubular kiln support on recessed base.
Clay: light grey stoneware with black inclusions; orange flush on base where exposed in firing.
Glaze: pale green, transparent, low gloss, crazed; falls short of foot. Some milky blue patches on the interior bottom where the glaze is thick.
Decoration: painted in iron black pigment over white slip with a cakra design on central medallion, leafy scroll amid dotted ground bordered by triple lines on cavetto, five fern-liked motifs bordered by triple lines on exterior.

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

Copyright with museum