Ewer in the shape of an elephant

Vietnamese
Le dynasty
16th century


Object Place: Vietnam

Catalogue Raisonné

Truong, Philippe, The Elephant and the Lotus: Vietnamese Ceramics in the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 2007 Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Cat. 188

Dimensions

Overall: 17 x 22 cm (6 11/16 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

2002.742

Medium or Technique

Stoneware with white slip, underglaze cobalt blue decoration

On View

South and Southeast Asian Art Gallery (Gallery 176)

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Stoneware

Provenance

Collected by the donor in Vietnam in 1988 or slightly earlier.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift