Historical period(s)
Angkor period, early 9th-early 15th century
Credit Line
Gift of Dean Frasché
Freer Study Collection
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view

Kiln material (brick) (fragment)

Angkor period (802 - 1431), Thailand

From 1974 to 1984
Dean Frasché (1906-1994), collected at a kiln site or sites in Ban Kruat, Buriram province, Thailand in 1974. [1]

From 1984
Freer Gallery Study Collection, gift of Dean Frasché. [2]


[1] See Study Collection catalogue card, Collections Management Office. According to Dean F. Frasché, Southeast Asian Ceramics: Ninth through Seventeenth Centuries (New York: The Asian Society in association with John Weatherhill, Inc., 1976). The author summarizes the knowledge of the Ban Kruat kilns as of 1976 on p. 31, note 6.

[2] See object record.

Previous Owner(s) and Custodian(s)

Dean Frasché 1906-1994

Collection Area(s)
Southeast Asian Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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