Inkstone in the shape of a tortoise

Vietnamese
Le dynasty
15th–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. 190

Dimensions

Overall: 7.5 x 18 cm (2 15/16 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

2002.746

Medium or Technique

Stoneware with white glaze, carved and incised decoration, Chu dau kilns

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Stoneware

Provenance

Collected by the donor in Vietnam in 1989 or slightly earlier

Credit Line

Anonymous gift