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Asian Art

Box with botanical designs

14th–15th century

Stoneware with cobalt blue under a clear glaze (Sawankhalok ware)

3 15/16 × 3 3/4 × 12 5/16 in. (10 × 9.525 × 31.3 cm)
Gift of John Crockett
2008.222.183a-b
Geography: 
Thailand
Culture: 
Thai
Period: 
Ayudhya Kingdom (1351 - 1767)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Excavated at Calatagan, Batangas, Philippines. Purchased by J. Crockett on June 26, 1968 from Manila dealer Efemio de Castro.

Bibliography: 

Leandro V. Locsin and Cecilia Locsin, Oriental Ceramics Discovered in the Philippines (Rutland, Vt.: C.E. Tuttle Co., 1967).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.