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Tablet with seated figure of Gautama Buddha
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Earthenware with traces of pigment and gold
H x W x D: 18.8 x 15.7 x 5.2 cm (7 3/8 x 6 3/16 x 2 1/16 in)
Brick tablet: Gautama Buddha; upper corners broken.
Clay: terracotta, hard baked.
Decoration: molded in relief. Traces of black and green paint and gilt.
Ta Ge Chung, Beijing, to 1909 
From 1909 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Ta Ge Chung in 1909 
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 
 See Original Miscellaneous List, S.I. 149, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. See also, Accession List, Collections Management office.
 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.
Freer Gallery of Art Collection
Previous custodian or owner:
Ta Ge Chung (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Jin dynasty (1115 - 1234)
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
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