Covered Jar in the Form of a Bird

Date:
14th–ca. mid-16th century
Culture:
Thailand (Si Satchanalai)
Medium:
Earthenware with cream white glaze and iron-brown underglaze decoration
Dimensions:
H. 4 1/4 in. (10.8 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Purchase, Gifts of friends of Jim Thompson, in his memory, 1989
Accession Number:
1989.238.24a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 250
[ Ken J. J. Baars , Surrey, until 1989, sold to MMA]