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Bowl with brown and ivory glaze


About 1985, acquired in Vietnam by a Japanese private collector; 2009, sold by this private collector to Kazuo Funaguchi, Tokyo; 2011, sold by Mr. Funaguchi to the MFA (Accession date: March 23, 2011)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated anonymously and the Charles Bain Hoyt Fund

Vietnamese, Tran dynasty, 14th century


Height x diameter: 8.3 x 13.3 cm (3 1/4 x 5 1/4 in.) Lender accessory (Box): 14 x 18 x 18 cm (5 1/2 x 7 1/16 x 7 1/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Stoneware with brown and ivory glaze; embossed and incised design




Ceramics, Pottery, Stoneware