Seller: allenpeach (24) 100%, Location: Tenants Harbor, Maine, Ships to: US, Item: 262713207855 INTERNATIONAL BUYERS CONTACT US FOR A SHIPPING QUOTE. (WE CAN COMBINE SHIPPING ON MULTIPLE ITEMS IF THEY CLOSE WITHIN TWO DAYS OF EACH OTHER, AND CAN BE SENT IN ONE BOX.ANCIENT THAI SAWANKHALOK POTTERY JAR14TH OR 15TH CENTURY DIMENSIONSAbout 5" diameter x 4 1/2" high DESCRIPTIONFabulous early Thai pottery. Sawankhalok covered lidded jar from the northern part of the Sukhothai province. Probably from the Si Satchanalia kilns. Smooth squash-form body covered in cobalt blue / gray leaf and vine decorations, between several rings of matching cobalt. Matching lid centered around a raised pointed finial. Unglazed base. LIght gray ceramic color beneath the glaze. Slightly raised rings on the lid. The Sukothai province traded these precious ceramics with its neighbors. The transport was often by ship across the oceans. A number of Si Satchanalai ceramics in excellent condition have been excavated in ship wrecks in the Gulf of Thailand, the Andaman Sea and other waters. CONDITIONOverall excellent. No chips, dings or cracks. Some slight fading to the cobalt on one side. There is a small light blue stain near the base that appears to be under the glaze (visible in the images. A FINE AND RARE PIECE OF SOUTHEASTERN ASIAN POTTERY. All items shipped USPS priority mail. For payment, we accept PayPal, or Visa and MC (through PayPal). We will ship within two business day following receipt of the funds. INTERNATIONAL BUYERS PLEASE NOTE: We will ship internationally via US priority mail, with internet tracking. All items will be INSURED AND DECLARED AT FULL PURCHASE PRICE. Please do not ask us to insure or declare for less than the purchase price.