Stoneware with cobalt pigment under transparent glaze; iron-oxide wash on base
H x W x D: 37 x 23.5 x 23.5 cm (14 9/16 x 9 1/4 x 9 1/4 in)
Red River Delta kilns, Hai Duong province, Vietnam
flower, peony, Vietnam, Later Le dynasty (1428 - 1527), stoneware, Southeast Asian Art
Purchase--Friends of Asian Arts and Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program
Sackler: Vietnam's Ceramics
Later Le dynasty
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
From at least 1970 to 1992 Ken J.J. Baars, Surrey, England, acquired from a private collector in Southeast Asia, from at least 1970  From 1992 Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Ken J.J. Baars in 1992 Notes:  J.J. Baars acquired this object between 1966 and 1970, while he was working in Southeast Asia. The object was shipped to Holland in 1970 (see Curatorial Note 6 in the object record).
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