Dish with fluted cavetto and scalloped rim

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Dish with hand-cut fluted cavetto and scalloped rim. Low foot, base unglazed.
Clay: stoneware, light gray, fine grained.
Glaze: “apple-green” high-temperature copper-tinted glaze. Glaze stops above lower edge of foot. Wide ring cut out of glaze in bottom, leaving circle of glaze in center.
Mark: none.

Historical period(s)
Tran or Later Le dynasty, 14th-15th century
Medium
Stoneware with copper-green glaze
Dimensions
H x Diam: 4.7 x 18.6 cm (1 7/8 x 7 5/16 in)
Geography
Northern Vietnam, Red River Delta kilns
Credit Line
Gift of Ambassador and Mrs. Jack W. Lydman
Accession Number
S2010.4
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Dish

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

From 1965-69 to 2005
Ambassador Jack Wilson Lydman (1914-2005), acquired in Jakarta, Indonesia between 1965 and 1969. [1]

From 2005 to 2010
Janine Lydman, Washington, D.C. and Berryville, Virginia, ownership transferred to Mrs. Lydman after the death of her husband, Ambassador Jack Wilson Lydman. [2]

From 2010
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of Washington, D.C. and Janine Lydman, Berryville, Virginia. [3]

Notes:

[1] See Curatorial Remark 2 in the object record.

[2] See note 1.

[3] See note 1. See Deed of Gift, object file, Collections Management Office.

Previous Owner(s)

Ambassador Jack Wilson Lydman 1914 - 2005
Mrs. Janine Lydman

Description

Dish with hand-cut fluted cavetto and scalloped rim. Low foot, base unglazed.
Clay: stoneware, light gray, fine grained.
Glaze: "apple-green" high-temperature copper-tinted glaze. Glaze stops above lower edge of foot. Wide ring cut out of glaze in bottom, leaving circle of glaze in center.
Mark: none.

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

Copyright with museum