From 1965-69 to 2005
Ambassador Jack Wilson Lydman (1914-2005), acquired in Jakarta, Indonesia between 1965 and 1969. 
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. 
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of Janine Lydman, Washington, D.C. and Berryville, Virginia. 
 See Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record.
 See note 1.
 See note 1. See Deed of Gift, object file, Collections Management Office.
- Previous Owner(s)
Ambassador Jack Wilson Lydman 1914 - 2005
Mrs. Janine Lydman
Covered box in the form of a bird, with modeling on the lid and added head.
Clay: stoneware, pale gray, fine-grained.
Glaze: clear, colorless.
Decoration: in cobalt pigment under the glaze, detailing the head, back, and wings of the bird and adding breast feathers and legs.
- Collection Area(s)
- Southeast Asian Art
- Rights Statement
Copyright with museum