Large jar, neck missing

Historical period(s)
Angkor period, 12th-13th century
Stoneware with molasses-brown glaze
H x Diam: 33 × 23 cm (13 × 9 1/16 in)
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Nelson Spinks
Freer Gallery of Art Study Collection
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Ceramic, Vessel


Angkor period (802 - 1431), Thailand

Found uncovered in a pig sty after a heavy rain on the outskirts of the town of Surin in Surin province, Thailand in 1954. [1]

To 1969
Charles Nelson Spinks. [2]

From 1969
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Nelson Spinks. [3]


[1] See Louise Cort’s note under Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record.

[2] See Elizabeth Duley’s note under Curatorial Remark 2 in the object record.

[3] See note 2. See also the Study Collection catalogue card, Collections Management Office.

Previous Owner(s) and Custodian(s)

Charles Nelson Spinks 1906-1980

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