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Catalog Data

Medium:
Jade
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 5.8 x 1.3 x 1.2 cm (2 5/16 x 1/2 x 1/2 in)
Type:
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
12th-13th century
Period:
Song dynasty
Provenance:
To 1959
Abel William Bahr (1877-1959), Shanghai, China, London, England, Montreal, Canada, New York, NY, and Ridgefield, Connecticut
[1]
From 1963 to 1987
Dr. Arthur M. Sackler, New York, purchased from the Bahr Collection in 1963 [2]
From 1987
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of Dr. Arthur M. Sackler on September 11, 1987 [3]
Notes:
[1] According to information provided by the Arthur M. Sackler Foundation, October 9, 2009.
[2] See #371:
"Standing monkey. White robe," on list provided by the Arthur M. Sackler Foundation, October 9, 2009, copy in object file.
[3] Pursuant to the agreement between Dr. Arthur M. Sackler and the Smithsonian Institution, dated July 28, 1982, legal title of the donated objects was transferred to the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery on September 11, 1987.
Collection:
Arthur M. Sackler Collection
Exhibition History:
Magic, Myths, and Minerals: Chinese Jades from the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery (August 23, 2003 to January 29, 2006)
Monsters, Myths and Minerals (September 28, 1987 to November 26, 1995)
Previous custodian or owner:
Abel William Bahr (1877-1959)
Dr. Arthur M. Sackler (1913-1987)
Topic:
Song dynasty (960 - 1279)  Search this
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Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.878
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Related Online Resources:
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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/ye339239e12-31d6-4473-9081-670e942b28db
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S1987.878