SOLD Ancient Thai Ban Chiang Culture Pottery Vessel Thailand 300 BC - AD 200
SOLD Ancient Thai Ban Chiang culture, Thailand, 300 BC - AD 200, pottery vessel, with bi-conical body, wide trumpet shaped neck, covered in a reddish brown slip, the shoulder decorated with incised linear pattern.
CONDITION: Beautiful, showing the age and usage patina, chip on the rim, the neck cracked and glued as one would expect considering that its age to be of 2000 years.
MEASUREMENTS: Height: 17 cm (6 5/8 in.) – Diameter of the mouth rim : 20 cm (7 7/8 in.)
REFERENCES: A lot of three similar Ban Chiang Vessels is published in the Sotheby’s catalogue: “Indian and Southeast Asian Art,” New York, June 17, 1993. Lot: 160, at a price of $ 3,000 - $ 5,000. (Over 20 years ago).
The buyer will be provided with a copy of the pages from the mentioned references, together with a certificate of authenticity.