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Provenance

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.

Credit Line

Frederick L. Jack Fund

Vietnamese, Le dynasty, 15th–16th century

Object Place

Vietnam

Catalogue Raisonné

Truong, Philippe, The Elephant and the Lotus: Vietnamese Ceramics in the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 2007 Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Cat. 170

Dimensions

Overall: 7 x 33.4 cm (2 3/4 x 13 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1984.407

Medium or Technique

Stoneware with overglaze red and green enamel decoration

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain