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Stele with Buddhist triad
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H x W x D: 49.2 x 34.7 x 16.8 cm (19 3/8 x 13 11/16 x 6 5/8 in)
581-618 or later
Sui dynasty or later
Previous custodian or owner:
Charles Lang Freer (1854 - 1919)
Unidentified owner, Nara, Japan, to 1907 
From 1907 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased in Nara, Japan, from an unidentified owner in 1907 
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 
 See Reserved Miscellaneous List, R. 5615, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
 See note 1.
 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.
Sui dynasty (581 - 618)
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery