Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Hexagonal Faceted Covered Box

Date:
14th–ca. mid-16th century
Culture:
Thailand (Si Satchanalai)
Medium:
Earthenware with cream white glaze and iron-brown underglaze decoration
Dimensions:
H. 2 3/16 in. (5.5 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Purchase, Gifts of friends of Jim Thompson, in his memory, 1989
Accession Number:
1989.238.13a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 250
[ Ken J. J. Baars , Surrey, until 1989, sold to MMA]
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