Covered box with floral spray

citation

Covered box.

Historical period(s)
Later Le, Mac, or Restored Later Le dynasty, mid 15th-mid 16th century
Medium
Stoneware with cobalt pigment under clear glaze
Dimensions
H x Diam (assembled): 2.6 x 3.6 cm (1 x 1 7/16 in)
Geography
Northern Vietnam, Red River Delta kilns
Credit Line
Gift of Ambassador and Mrs. Jack W. Lydman
Accession Number
S2010.6a-b
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Container
Type

Box

Keywords
cobalt pigment, Later Le dynasty (1428 - 1527), Mac dynasty (1527 - 1592), Restored Later Le dynasty (1533 - 1782), stoneware, 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 Janine Lydman, Washington, D.C. and Berryville, Virginia. [3]

Notes:

[1] See Curatorial Remark 1 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

Covered box.

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

Copyright with museum