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Catalog Data

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
Diam x D: 21.3 x 1.5 cm (8 3/8 x 9/16 in)
Type:
Mirror
Origin:
Japan
Date:
4th-5th century
Period:
Kofun (Tumulus) period
Provenance:
To 1906
Harashima, Kobe, Japan, to 1906 [1]
From 1906 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Harashima in 1906 [2]
From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
Notes:
[1] See Original Bronze List, S.I. 3, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
[2] See note 1.
[3] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.
Collection:
Freer Gallery of Art Collection
Previous custodian or owner:
Harashima (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Topic:
Kofun (Tumulus) Period (250 - 552)  Search this
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Japan  Search this
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Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1906.2a-c
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3cefc6e37-b424-487c-8faa-a49ccdce458f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1906.2a-c