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H x W x D: 6.7 x 11.2 x 6.7 cm (2 5/8 x 4 7/16 x 2 5/8 in)
Previous custodian or owner:
Rafi Y. and Mildred R. Mottahedeh (1908-2000)
J.J. Lally & Co. Oriental Art
Rafi Y. Mottahedeh (d. 1978), New York. 
From 1978 to 1997
Mildred R. Mottahedeh (1908-2000), New York, ownership transferred to Mrs. Mottahedeh after the death of her husband. 
J. J. Lally & Co. Oriental Art, New York, acquired from Mildred R. Mottahedeh, New York. 
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, purchased from J.J. Lally & Co., New York. 
 See object file, Collections Management Office.
 See notes dated October 6, 1997, copy in object file, Collections Management Office.
 See Memorandum dated Feb 7, 1997 and invoice from J.J. Lally & Co., copies in object file, Collections Management Office.
 See Acquisition Consideration Form, copy in object file, Collections Management Office.
Tang dynasty (618 - 907)
Purchase -- funds provided by members of the Sackler family, Thomas Colville, Mr. and Mrs. James R. Lilley, George J. Fan, and James Lally
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