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Bronze with gilding
H x W: 4.7 x 4.7 cm (1 7/8 x 1 7/8 in)
Jewelry and Ornament
3rd-2nd century BCE
Yamanaka & Company, New York to 1913 
From 1913 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Yamanaka & Company, New York in 1913 
The Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 
 Undated folder sheet note. See Original Bronze List, S.I. 437-450, page 103, 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.
Freer Gallery of Art Collection
Previous custodian or owner:
Yamanaka and Co. 山中商会 (1917-1965) (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Han dynasty (206 BCE - 220 CE)
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Restrictions & Rights:
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