Dark brown glazed dragon jarOn display
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Dark brown glazed dragon jar
Associated placeAsia South-east Asia Thailand Sukhothai province Sawankhalok Sawankhalok kiln-sites (place of creation)
Date15th century (1401 - 1500)
Material and technique
stoneware, with applied decoration under a dark-brown glaze
Dimensions15.7 cm (height)
13.7 cm (diameter)
at foot 9.2 cm (diameter)
No. of items
Presented by E. H. North, 1969.
Museum locationFirst floor | Gallery 32 | India from AD 600
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Glossary of terms
Vitreous coating applied to the surface of a ceramic to make it impermeable or for decorative effect.
Ceramic material made of clay which is fired to a temperature of c.1200-1300⁰c and is often buff or grey in colour.