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Ewer with elephant-head spout

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Provenance

Given to the MFA by an anonymous donor in 1991.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Vietnamese, Han-Viet period, 1st–3rd century

Object Place

Thanh-hoa, 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. 3

Dimensions

10 9/16 x 9 in. (26.9 x 22.9 cm)

Accession Number

1991.988

Medium or Technique

Stoneware with ash glaze, molded, incised, and applied decoration, Thanh Hoa

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Stoneware