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Saddled horse

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H x W: 3.7 x 4.6 cm (1 7/16 x 1 13/16 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Metalwork
Origin:
Inner Mongolia/Ordos, China
Date:
220-589
Period:
Period of Division
Topic:
horse  Search this
casting  Search this
Period of Division (220 - 589)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1916.342
Restrictions & Rights:
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Mirror

Medium:
Bronze, gold, silver, lacquer
Dimensions:
Diam x D: 27.2 x 1.7 cm (10 11/16 x 11/16 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Mirror
Origin:
China
Date:
220-589
Period:
Period of Division
Topic:
Period of Division (220 - 589)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
pingtuo  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1929.4
Restrictions & Rights:
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Stone sculpture at Caves 2 and 3, T'ien-lung-shan

Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 93.5 x 51.6 cm (36 13/16 x 20 5/16 in)
Type:
Rubbing
Origin:
China
Date:
inscription: 550-577
Period:
Period of Division
Topic:
Period of Division (220 - 589)  Search this
China  Search this
rubbing  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Peking University
Accession Number:
F1980.79
Restrictions & Rights:
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Rubbing of a Lohan

Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 90.2 x 47 cm (35 1/2 x 18 1/2 in)
Type:
Rubbing
Origin:
China
Date:
lohan: 6th century
Period:
Period of Division
Topic:
Buddhism  Search this
dragon  Search this
Period of Division (220 - 589)  Search this
Arhat  Search this
China  Search this
rubbing  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Peking University
Accession Number:
F1980.83
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Rubbing of stone sculpture at Caves 2 and 3, T'ien-lung-shan

Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 93.5 x 51.6 cm (36 13/16 x 20 5/16 in)
Type:
Rubbing
Origin:
China
Date:
inscription: 550-577
Period:
Period of Division
Topic:
Period of Division (220 - 589)  Search this
China  Search this
rubbing  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Peking University
Accession Number:
F1980.84
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Mirror

Dimensions:
Diam (overall): 6 cm (2 3/8 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Mirror
Period:
Period of Division
Topic:
casting  Search this
Period of Division (220 - 589)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of the John Hadley Cox Archaeological Study Collection
Accession Number:
FSC-B-533
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Figure of a Lion

Medium:
Gilt (leaded tin) bronze
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 4.4 x 3.1 x 4.2 cm (1 3/4 x 1 1/4 x 1 5/8 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Origin:
China
Date:
220-589
Period:
Period of Division
Topic:
lion  Search this
Period of Division (220 - 589)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Elizabeth Meyer Lorentz
Accession Number:
FSC-B-610
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Large dragon head

Medium:
Stone
Dimensions:
Weight (overall): 192.8 grams (6.81 oz)
Type:
Sculpture
Stone
Origin:
Anyang (modern day), Hebei, China
Date:
6th century
Period:
Period of Division
Topic:
dragon  Search this
Period of Division (220 - 589)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Acquired under the guidance of the Carl Whiting Bishop expedition
Accession Number:
FSC-S-43
Restrictions & Rights:
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Fragments of a mirror; four quadrupeds and inscription

Dimensions:
Diam (overall): 14 cm (5 1/2 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Mirror
Period:
Period of Division
Topic:
casting  Search this
Period of Division (220 - 589)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of the John Hadley Cox Archaeological Study Collection
Accession Number:
FSC-B-505a-c
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Four hair-pins

Dimensions:
H (overall): 12.9 cm (5 1/16 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
North Gate of Changsha Tomb, China
Period:
Period of Division
Topic:
Period of Division (220 - 589)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of the John Hadley Cox Archaeological Study Collection
Accession Number:
FSC-B-599a-d
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Tweezers

Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 14.3 x 1.6 cm (5 5/8 x 5/8 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Tool and Equipment
Origin:
North Gate of Changsha Tomb, China
Period:
Period of Division
Topic:
Period of Division (220 - 589)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of the John Hadley Cox Archaeological Study Collection
Accession Number:
FSC-B-600
Restrictions & Rights:
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Bowl

Medium:
Glass
Dimensions:
H x Diam: 5 x 8.9 cm (1 15/16 x 3 1/2 in)
Diam (rim [exterior]): 8 cm (3 1/8 in)
Type:
Glass
Vessel
Origin:
Guangxi province, China
Date:
220-589
Period:
Period of Division
Topic:
Period of Division (220 - 589)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of the John Hadley Cox Archaeological Study Collection
Accession Number:
FSC-G-52
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Hairpins (fragments)

Medium:
Glass
Dimensions:
W (overall): 7.5 cm (2 15/16 in)
Type:
Glass
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
North Gate of Changsha Tomb, China
Period:
Period of Division
Topic:
Period of Division (220 - 589)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of the John Hadley Cox Archaeological Study Collection
Accession Number:
FSC-G-53a-c
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Fragments, 14 blue glass, 2 other (ceramic?)

Medium:
Glass
Dimensions:
W (overall): 1.6 cm (5/8 in)
Type:
Glass
Origin:
North Gate of Changsha Tomb, China
Period:
Period of Division
Topic:
Period of Division (220 - 589)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of the John Hadley Cox Archaeological Study Collection
Accession Number:
FSC-G-54a-o
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Dish, copper green glazed

Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 4.3 x 13 cm (1 11/16 x 5 1/8 in)
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Changsha Tomb, China
Period:
Period of Division
Topic:
Period of Division (220 - 589)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of the John Hadley Cox Archaeological Study Collection
Accession Number:
FSC-P-4185
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Copyright with museum
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Bowl

Medium:
Pottery
Dimensions:
H x Diam (overall): 2.9 x 8.8 cm (1 1/8 x 3 7/16 in)
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Changsha Tomb site, China
Period:
Period of Division
Topic:
Period of Division (220 - 589)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of the John Hadley Cox Archaeological Study Collection
Accession Number:
FSC-P-4214
Restrictions & Rights:
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Bead (weight?)

Medium:
Pottery
Dimensions:
H x Diam (overall): 3.5 x 4.5 cm (1 3/8 x 1 3/4 in)
Type:
Ceramic
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
Changsha Tomb site, China
Period:
Period of Division
Topic:
Period of Division (220 - 589)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of the John Hadley Cox Archaeological Study Collection
Accession Number:
FSC-P-4217
Restrictions & Rights:
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Buddhist tablet

Medium:
Stone
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 44.1 x 24.6 x 8.7 cm (17 3/8 x 9 11/16 x 3 7/16 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Stone
Origin:
China
Date:
Dated 574 CE
Period:
Period of Division
Topic:
Buddhism  Search this
Period of Division (220 - 589)  Search this
forgery  Search this
China  Search this
lettering  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1909.284
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Small cup with concave foot

Medium:
Stoneware with greenish transparent glaze
Dimensions:
H x W: 3.8 x 6.9 cm (1 1/2 x 2 11/16 in)
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
China
Date:
6th century
Period:
Period of Division
Topic:
Period of Division (220 - 589)  Search this
China  Search this
stoneware  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1909.328
Restrictions & Rights:
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Plinth with four repeat images of Buddhist triads

Medium:
Pottery
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 8.9 x 34.9 x 13.8 cm (3 1/2 x 13 3/4 x 5 7/16 in)
Type:
Ceramic
Origin:
China
Date:
550-577
Period:
Period of Division
Topic:
Buddhism  Search this
Period of Division (220 - 589)  Search this
architecture  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1909.99
Restrictions & Rights:
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