Covered box

  • Stoneware with iron and opaque white glazes
  • 4.4 x 5.7 x 5.7 cm
  • Sawankhalok ware
  • late 15th-16th century, Ayutthaya period
  • Origin: Ban Pa Yang kilns, Si Satchanalai, Sukhothai province, Thailand
  • Provenance: Jakarta, Indonesia
  • Gift of Dorothy M. Slak
  • F1986.52a-b


Small covered box with flattened lid and disk-shaped knob.
Clay: light gray stoneware with black flecks.
Glaze: thin, transparent on outside; brown on inside of body. Inside of lid and foot unglazed.
Decoration: incised and painted with underglaze iron; radiating petals surrounding knob on lid; chevrons on edge of lid; vinescroll on body.
Mark: none.

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