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Lamp with a Nghê-shaped base

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Provenance

Given to the MFA by an anonymous donor in 1989.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Vietnamese, Le dynasty, early 17th 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. 181

Dimensions

Overall: 41.2 x 17 x 12.3 cm (16 1/4 x 6 11/16 x 4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

1989.806

Medium or Technique

Stoneware with ivory white glaze, underglaze green and brown decoration, painted, molded, and applied decoration, Bat Trang kilns

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Stoneware