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vessel: Pouring vessel in the form of a caparisoned elephant, with a spout on the shoulder base: Pouring vessel in the form of a caparisoned elephant, with a spout on the shoulder vessel with lid: Pouring vessel in the form of a caparisoned elephant, with a spout on the shoulder vessel with lid: Pouring vessel in the form of a caparisoned elephant, with a spout on the shoulder vessel with lid: Pouring vessel in the form of a caparisoned elephant, with a spout on the shoulder vessel with lid: Pouring vessel in the form of a caparisoned elephant, with a spout on the shoulder vessel with lid: Pouring vessel in the form of a caparisoned elephant, with a spout on the shoulder south wall door: Pouring vessel in the form of a caparisoned elephant, with a spout on the shoulder lid: Pouring vessel in the form of a caparisoned elephant, with a spout on the shoulder

Pouring vessel in the form of a caparisoned elephant, with a spout on the shoulder

Type
Vessel
Historical period(s)
Angkor period, 1100-1300
Medium
Stoneware with iron glaze
Dimension(s)
H x W x D (overall): 24.6 x 20.8 x 25.2 cm (9 11/16 x 8 3/16 x 9 15/16 in)
Geography
Cambodia or Northeast Thailand
Credit Line
Gift of Osborne and Gratia Hauge
Collection
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
S1996.124a-b
Description
The lid in the shape of a "mahout" probably does not belong to the object.

From circa 1970-72 to 1996
Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge [1]

From 1996
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge in 1996 [2]

Notes:

[1] Object file. Most likely acquired from a dealer in Ayutthaya or Bangkok, circa 1970-1972.

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

Former owner
Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge ((1914-2004) and (died 2000))
On View Location
Sackler Gallery 29: The Glazed Elephant: Ceramic Traditions in Cambodia
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Keyword(s)
Angkor period (802 - 1431), brown and black glaze, Cambodia, elephant, stoneware, Thailand, WWII-era provenance
Collection(s) Area
Southeast Asian Art
Web Resource(s)
Ceramics in Mainland Southeast Asia, Google Cultural Institute

Rights Statement
Copyright with museum