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Catalog Data

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 6 x 20 x 12.1 cm (2 3/8 x 7 7/8 x 4 3/4 in)
Type:
Furniture and Furnishing
Origin:
China
Date:
2nd century BCE
Period:
Western Han dynasty
Provenance:
From 1923-25
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased by Carl Whiting Bishop in Luoyang, Henan province. [1]
Notes:
[1] See Freer Gallery of Art Purchase List after 1920 file, Collections Management Office. The object was transferred from the Freer Study Collection (Bishop Collection) to the permanent collection in August 8, 1974.
Also see Curatorial Remark 2 in the object record.
Collection:
Freer Gallery of Art Collection
Topic:
Western Han dynasty (206 BCE - 9 CE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Carl Whiting Bishop collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1979.24
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
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/ye360e94f07-7218-4ac5-aa94-e6cfff72e207
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1979.24