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Asian Art

Ladle

c 500–1 B.C.E.

Cast bronze

Handle: 11 1/4 in. (28.58 cm)
Bowl: 3 1/2 × 4 1/2 × 5 in. (8.89 × 11.43 × 12.7 cm)
14 1/4 × 2 3/4 × 3 1/4 in. (36.2 × 6.99 × 8.26 cm)
Gift of Mark Landrum, B.A. 1961
2015.70.15
Geography: 
Thailand
Culture: 
Thai
Period: 
Bronze Age, Dong Son Culture
Classification: 
Tools and Equipment
Provenance: 

Purchased by donor from the Douglas Dawson Gallery. Dawson Gallery purchased from Hong Antiques, a Hong Kong/ Bangkok based antiquities dealer, 2000.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions July 1, 2015–June 30, 2016,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2016.pdf (accessed December 1, 2016).

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.