02 août 2014

Tazza. Phung Nguyên, 3000BC-1500BC, Vietnam

Tazza. Phung Nguyên, 3000BC-1500BC, Vietnam. Made of pottery. Height: 8.2 inches. Diameter: 5.8 inches. From Sir Augustus Wollaston Franks. Franks.3100. British Museum © The Trustees of the British Museum. The next early phase of Vietnamese earthenware manufacture is represented by the first Vietnamese ceramic to reach the British Museum. It came here through Sir Augustus Wollaston Franks (1826-97), a former keeper in the Museum, who never travelled to Asia himself but used an international web of contacts with first hand... [Lire la suite]
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