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A reclining bull in low relief (one of a pair with F1907.391)

Medium:
Faience (glazed composition) Clay: dense, light-weight; Glaze: green-blue; Decoration: carved in the paste.
Dimensions:
H x W: 2 x 2.9 cm (13/16 x 1 1/8 in)
Type:
Faience
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
Egypt
Date:
664-332 BCE
Period:
Late Period
Topic:
bull  Search this
sacrifice  Search this
Late Period (664 - 332 BCE)  Search this
Saite Dynasty 26 (664 - 525 BCE)  Search this
Egypt  Search this
Ancient Egyptian Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1907.390
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A reclining bull in low relief (one of a pair with F1907.390)

Medium:
Faience (glazed composition) Clay: dense, light-weight; Glaze: Decoration: carved in the paste.
Dimensions:
H x W: 1.9 x 2.9 cm (3/4 x 1 1/8 in)
Type:
Faience
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
Egypt
Date:
664-332 BCE
Period:
Late Period
Topic:
bull  Search this
Late Period (664 - 332 BCE)  Search this
Egypt  Search this
Ancient Egyptian Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1907.391
Restrictions & Rights:
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Ornament: lotus root, leaf and flower

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2.2 x 7.5 x 1.2 cm (7/8 x 2 15/16 x 1/2 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
1644-1911
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
flower  Search this
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
lotus  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
nephrite  Search this
carving  Search this
incising  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1911.461
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Girdle hook

Dimensions:
H x W x D: 17.7 x 1 x 1.9 cm (6 15/16 x 3/8 x 3/4 in)
Type:
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Topic:
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1915.227
Restrictions & Rights:
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Ornament

Medium:
Jade
Dimensions:
H x W: 7.8 x 15.9 cm (3 1/16 x 6 1/4 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
late 18th century
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
tiger  Search this
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
carving  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1916.245
Restrictions & Rights:
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Ornament: grotesque animal mask

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 5.7 x 5.5 x 1.9 cm (2 1/4 x 2 3/16 x 3/4 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 1050-771 BCE
Period:
Western Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Western Zhou dynasty (ca. 1050 - 771 BCE)  Search this
casting  Search this
mask  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1916.278
Restrictions & Rights:
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Ornament: grotesque animal mask

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 5.1 x 4.4 x 1.2 cm (2 x 1 3/4 x 1/2 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 1050-771 BCE
Period:
Western Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Western Zhou dynasty (ca. 1050 - 771 BCE)  Search this
casting  Search this
mask  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1916.279
Restrictions & Rights:
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Ornament: grotesque animal mask

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 5 x 4.3 x 1.5 cm (1 15/16 x 1 11/16 x 9/16 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 1050-771 BCE
Period:
Western Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Western Zhou dynasty (ca. 1050 - 771 BCE)  Search this
casting  Search this
mask  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1916.280
Restrictions & Rights:
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Ornament: grotesque animal mask

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 3.6 x 4.7 x 1.4 cm (1 7/16 x 1 7/8 x 9/16 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 1050-771 BCE
Period:
Western Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Western Zhou dynasty (ca. 1050 - 771 BCE)  Search this
casting  Search this
mask  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1916.281
Restrictions & Rights:
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Mask

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H x W: 3.5 x 3.8 cm (1 3/8 x 1 1/2 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
206 BCE-220 CE
Period:
Han dynasty
Topic:
animal  Search this
Han dynasty (206 BCE - 220 CE)  Search this
casting  Search this
mask  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
gilding  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1916.286
Restrictions & Rights:
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Hair pin

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H x W: 12.9 x 3.5 cm (5 1/16 x 1 3/8 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
618-907
Period:
Tang dynasty
Topic:
Tang dynasty (618 - 907)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
gilding  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1916.293
Restrictions & Rights:
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Ornament in the form of a persimmon receptacle

Medium:
Bronze with gilding
Dimensions:
H x W: 14 x 14 cm (5 1/2 x 5 1/2 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
206 BCE-220 CE
Period:
Han dynasty
Topic:
Han dynasty (206 BCE - 220 CE)  Search this
casting  Search this
persimmon  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
gilding  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1916.294
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Finial with an animal mask

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H x W: 11.4 x 12.2 cm (4 1/2 x 4 13/16 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 1050-771 BCE
Period:
Western Zhou dynasty
Topic:
animal  Search this
Western Zhou dynasty (ca. 1050 - 771 BCE)  Search this
casting  Search this
mask  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1916.334
Restrictions & Rights:
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Ornament in the form of a ram

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 3.4 x 5.6 x 2.8 cm (1 5/16 x 2 3/16 x 1 1/8 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 900 BCE
Period:
Western Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Western Zhou dynasty (ca. 1050 - 771 BCE)  Search this
casting  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
ram  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1916.339
Restrictions & Rights:
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Ornament in the form of a ram

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 3.7 x 4.9 x 3.6 cm (1 7/16 x 1 15/16 x 1 7/16 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 1050-771 BCE
Period:
Western Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Western Zhou dynasty (ca. 1050 - 771 BCE)  Search this
casting  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
ram  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1916.340
Restrictions & Rights:
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Ornament in the form of a monkey

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H x W: 3.2 x 1.4 cm (1 1/4 x 9/16 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Topic:
casting  Search this
monkey  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1916.341
Restrictions & Rights:
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Pendants, beads, and gold chain

Medium:
Jade (nephrite) and gold
Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 42 x 20 cm (16 9/16 x 7 7/8 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
Probably Jincun, Henan province, China
Date:
475-221 BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
tiger  Search this
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
dance  Search this
Warring States period (475 - 221 BCE)  Search this
woman  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
nephrite  Search this
carving  Search this
wirework  Search this
plaited wire  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1930.27a-k
Restrictions & Rights:
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Headdress

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 6.6 x 5.6 x 0.6 cm (2 5/8 x 2 3/16 x 1/4 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
Probably Jincun, Henan province, China
Date:
475-221 BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
Warring States period (475 - 221 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
comb  Search this
nephrite  Search this
carving  Search this
incising  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1930.28
Restrictions & Rights:
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Headdress

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 6.9 x 5.4 x 0.6 cm (2 11/16 x 2 1/8 x 1/4 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
Probably Jincun, Henan province, China
Date:
475-221 BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
Warring States period (475 - 221 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
comb  Search this
nephrite  Search this
carving  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1930.29
Restrictions & Rights:
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Pendant in the form of a female dancer

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 9.6 x 3.4 x 0.4 cm (3 13/16 x 1 3/8 x 3/16 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
Probably Jincun, Henan province, China
Date:
475-221 BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
dance  Search this
Warring States period (475 - 221 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
nephrite  Search this
carving  Search this
incising  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1930.43
Restrictions & Rights:
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