Head of the Buddha or a divinity

image for Head of the Buddha or a divinity
Previous custodian or owner
Victor and Takako Hauge (American (1919 - 2013, 1923 - 2015))
Provenance
From at least 1973 to 2005
Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge [1]
From 2005
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge in 2005
Notes:
[1] Object file.
Acquired while Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge were living in Bangkok (1967-1972 or 1973).
They were visited on various occasions by Victor and Taka Hauge.
Major sources of acquisitions during this time were dealers in Bangkok, the weekend market in Bangkok, and vendors in Ayutthaya.
Credit Line
Gift of Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Victor and Takako Hauge
Restrictions & Rights
Copyright with museum
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F|S Southeast Asia
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
7th century
Period
Dvaravati period
Accession Number
S2005.447
Topic
Buddhism
Buddha
Dvaravati period (ca. 500 - 900)
Thailand
Southeast Asian Art
WWII-era provenance
Origin
possibly U Thong site or Khu Bua site, Suphanburi or Ratchaburi province, Thailand
Medium
Stucco with greyish pigment
Dimensions
H x W x D: 16.8 × 16.3 × 8.8 cm (6 5/8 × 6 7/16 × 3 7/16 in)
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Type
Ceramic
Sculpture