Ewer. Vietnamese, Ly dynasty, 11th–13th century, Vietnam. Stoneware with ivory glaze, molded handle and spout, and carved decorations. 6 5/16 x 4 3/4 in. (16 x 12 cm). Anonymous gift. 2002.744 © 2012 Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Large round ewer with flaring rim, short spout and handle. Carved lotus petal collar at shoulder.

ProvenanceCollected by the donor in Vietnam in 1989 or slightly earlier.

Catalogue raisonnéPhilippe Truong, The Elephant and the Lotus: Vietnamese Ceramics in the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 2007 Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Cat. 11