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Ewer in the shape of an elephant

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Provenance

Collected by the donor in Vietnam in 1988 or slightly earlier.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Vietnamese, Le dynasty, 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. 188

Dimensions

Overall: 17 x 22 cm (6 11/16 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

2002.742

Medium or Technique

Stoneware with white slip, underglaze cobalt blue decoration

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Stoneware