Dish with deer
9 x 44 cm (3 9/16 x 17 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Stoneware with underglaze cobalt blue and overglaze polychrome-enamel decoration, My Xa kilns
Southeast Asian Art Gallery
Purchased by the MFA from Ken Baars, Surrey, UK, in 1985. Reputed to come from a princely family of Atjeh, North Sumatra, who migrated to the Netherlands after the war (WWII?).
Charles Bain Hoyt Fund