Purchased at auction (Christie's, June 28, 1984, lot 338) for the MFA by Frank Caro Gallery, New York, NY. From the estate of Robert Griffing, Jr., former director of the Honolulu Academy of Arts. Acquired by Mr. Griffing in Indonesia.
Frederick L. Jack Fund
Vietnamese, Le dynasty, 15th–16th century
Truong, Philippe, The Elephant and the Lotus: Vietnamese Ceramics in the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 2007 Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Cat. 170
Overall: 7 x 33.4 cm (2 3/4 x 13 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Stoneware with overglaze red and green enamel decoration