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High tin bronze
H x W x D: 20 x 1.2 x 0.2 cm (7 7/8 x 1/2 x 1/16 in)
Jewelry and Ornament
Lai-Yuan and Company, New York, to 1915 
From 1915 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Lai-Yuan and Company in 1915 
The Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 
 Undated folder sheet note. See Original Bronze List, S.I. 791, 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:
Lai-Yuan & Company (ca. 1915-April 1921) (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Tang dynasty (618 - 907)
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Restrictions & Rights:
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