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Medium:
Jade
Dimensions:
H x W: 17 x 5.2 cm (6 11/16 x 2 1/16 in)
Type:
Ceremonial Object
Origin:
China
Date:
19th century
Period:
Qing dynasty
Provenance:
To 1918
Wang Jiantang, Shanghai to 1918 [1]
From 1918 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Wang Jiantang in 1918 [2]
From 1920
The Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
Notes:
[1] See Original Miscellaneous List, S.I. 1345, 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:
Wang Jiantang 王鑑堂 (late 19th-early 20th century) (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Topic:
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Charles Lang Freer collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1918.17
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye334788f90-5ba6-493f-88c2-f75ebd3d76cc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1918.17