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Oracle bones fragments, inscribed

Medium:
Bones and turtle plastrons
Dimensions:
H x W x D (a (turtle shell)): 12.8 × 7.6 × 1.5 cm (5 1/16 × 3 × 9/16 in)
H x W x D (b): 10.5 × 4 × 1.5 cm (4 1/8 × 1 9/16 × 9/16 in)
H x W x D (c): 4 × 3 × 0.5 cm (1 9/16 × 1 3/16 × 3/16 in)
H x W x D (d): 1.6 × 2.4 × 0.3 cm (5/8 × 15/16 × 1/8 in)
H x W x D (e): 4.5 × 0.8 × 0.5 cm (1 3/4 × 5/16 × 3/16 in)
Type:
Unclassified
Origin:
Anyang, probably Henan province, China
Date:
ca. 1250 - ca. 1050 BCE
Period:
Late Shang dynasty
Topic:
Shang dynasty (ca. 1600 - ca. 1050 BCE)  Search this
Anyang period, Late Shang dynasty (ca. 1300 - 1050 BCE)  Search this
tortoise  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Accession Number:
FSC-O-1a-e
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Jar

Medium:
Stoneware with opaque green glaze
Dimensions:
H x Diam: 15.1 × 17.9 cm (5 15/16 × 7 1/16 in)
Style:
Yixing ware
Type:
Vessel
Origin:
Yixing, Jiangsu province, China
Date:
19th century
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
Yixing ware  Search this
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1899.49
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edanmdm:fsg_F1899.49

Brocade, silk, embroidered

Medium:
Silk
Dimensions:
H x W: 151 x 229 cm (59 7/16 x 90 3/16 in)
Type:
Costume and Textile
Origin:
China
Date:
19th century
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
satin stitch  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1902.270
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edanmdm:fsg_F1902.270

Brocade, silk, embroidered

Medium:
Silk
Dimensions:
H x W: 181 x 276.5 cm (71 1/4 x 108 7/8 in)
Type:
Costume and Textile
Origin:
China
Date:
19th century
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
satin stitch  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1902.271
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Jar

Medium:
Earthenware with copper-green lead-silicate glaze
Dimensions:
H x Diam: 34.2 × 27.5 cm (13 7/16 × 10 13/16 in)
Type:
Vessel
Origin:
China
Date:
6th century
Period:
Northern Qi or Northern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Northern Qi dynasty (550 - 577)  Search this
Northern Zhou dynasty (557 - 581)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1906.243
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Shiwan ware vase in form of cong

Medium:
Stoneware with opaque ivory glaze
Dimensions:
H x W: 22.7 x 9.1 cm (8 15/16 x 3 9/16 in)
Style:
Shiwan (Shekwan) ware
Type:
Vessel
Origin:
Shiwan (Shekwan) kilns, Foshan, Guangdong province, China
Date:
16th-mid 17th century
Period:
Ming dynasty
Topic:
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)  Search this
China  Search this
Shiwan ware  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1907.44
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edanmdm:fsg_F1907.44
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Xing or Xing-type ware slop jar

Medium:
Porcelain with transparent colorless glaze
Dimensions:
H x Diam: 10.4 × 15.6 cm (4 1/8 × 6 1/8 in)
Style:
Xing or Xing-type ware
Type:
Vessel
Origin:
Probably Hebei province, China
Date:
9th century
Period:
Tang dynasty
Topic:
Tang dynasty (618 - 907)  Search this
Xing ware  Search this
China  Search this
porcelain  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1909.325
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edanmdm:fsg_F1909.325
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Tomb figure of a standard bearer

Medium:
Earthenware with copper-green lead-silicate glaze
Dimensions:
H x W: 20.5 x 5.8 cm (8 1/16 x 2 5/16 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Origin:
China
Date:
early 8th century
Period:
Tang dynasty
Topic:
Tang dynasty (618 - 907)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1909.327
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edanmdm:fsg_F1909.327
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Panel with five dragons, flaming pearls, clouds, and floral patterns

Medium:
Brocade: woven silk and metallic threads
Dimensions:
H x W: 142 x 113 cm (55 7/8 x 44 1/2 in)
Type:
Costume and Textile
Origin:
China
Date:
18th century
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
dragon  Search this
flower  Search this
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
cloud  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
flaming pearl  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1909.396
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edanmdm:fsg_F1909.396

Textile with floral medallions and lozenges

Medium:
Brocade (jin): woven silk (weft-faced compound twill)
Dimensions:
H x W: 150.1 x 59.3 cm (59 1/8 x 23 3/8 in)
Type:
Costume and Textile
Origin:
China
Date:
first half of the 8th century
Period:
Mid-Tang dynasty
Topic:
Tang dynasty (618 - 907)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1911.597a-b
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Textile with octagonal and square floral patterns

Medium:
Brocade: woven silk threads
Dimensions:
H x W: 171 x 70.4 cm (67 5/16 x 27 11/16 in)
Type:
Costume and Textile
Origin:
China
Date:
19th century
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
flower  Search this
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1911.610
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edanmdm:fsg_F1911.610

Brocade, silk, - a strip of

Medium:
Silk
Dimensions:
H x W: 206.3 x 67.8 cm (81 1/4 x 26 11/16 in)
Type:
Costume and Textile
Origin:
China
Date:
19th century
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
flower  Search this
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1911.611
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1911.611

Stemmed wine cup with floral scrolls

Medium:
Cast bronze with chased and ring-punched decoration and mercury gilding
Dimensions:
H x W: 6.1 x 5.2 cm (2 3/8 x 2 1/16 in)
Type:
Vessel
Origin:
Probably Xi’an, Shaanxi province, China
Date:
late 7th-early 8th century
Period:
Early or mid-Tang dynasty
Topic:
Tang dynasty (618 - 907)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1911.70
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1911.70

Kang cover with lotus scrolls and border decoration

Medium:
Velvet and brocade: woven silk threads
Dimensions:
H x W: 112.5 x 112.5 cm (44 5/16 x 44 5/16 in)
Type:
Costume and Textile
Origin:
China
Date:
19th century
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
flower  Search this
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1913.147
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1913.147

Chair cover with a crane, lions, dragons, auspicious symbols and floral patterns

Medium:
Brocade (jin): woven silk and metal-wrapped threads
Dimensions:
H x W: 169 x 53 cm (66 9/16 x 20 7/8 in)
Type:
Costume and Textile
Origin:
China
Date:
18th century
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
crane  Search this
dragon  Search this
flower  Search this
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
cloud  Search this
sun  Search this
fungus-of-immortality  Search this
China  Search this
rock  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
guardian lion  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1913.151
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1913.151

Chair cover with a crane, lions, dragons, auspicious symbols and floral patterns

Medium:
Brocade (jin): woven silk and metal-wrapped threads
Dimensions:
H x W: 170 x 53.5 cm (66 15/16 x 21 1/16 in)
Type:
Costume and Textile
Origin:
China
Date:
18th century
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
crane  Search this
flower  Search this
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
cloud  Search this
sun  Search this
fungus  Search this
China  Search this
rock  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
guardian lion  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1913.152
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edanmdm:fsg_F1913.152

Chair cover with a crane, lions, dragons, auspicious symbols and floral patterns

Medium:
Brocade (jin): woven silk and metal-wrapped threads
Dimensions:
H x W: 17.8 x 57 cm (7 x 22 7/16 in)
Type:
Costume and Textile
Origin:
China
Date:
18th century
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
crane  Search this
dragon  Search this
flower  Search this
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
cloud  Search this
sun  Search this
China  Search this
wave  Search this
rock  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
guardian lion  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1913.153
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edanmdm:fsg_F1913.153

Brocade, silk. Oblong panel; chair cover

Medium:
Brocade (jin): woven silk and metal-wrapped threads
Dimensions:
H x W: 174.5 x 56 cm (68 11/16 x 22 1/16 in)
Type:
Costume and Textile
Origin:
China
Date:
18th century
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1913.154
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edanmdm:fsg_F1913.154

Brocade panel

Medium:
Brocade (jin): woven silk and metal-wrapped threads
Dimensions:
H x W: 166.7 x 52.5 cm (65 5/8 x 20 11/16 in)
Type:
Costume and Textile
Origin:
China
Date:
18th century
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1913.155
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edanmdm:fsg_F1913.155

Brocade panel

Medium:
Brocade (jin): woven silk and metal-wrapped threads
Dimensions:
H x W: 168.5 x 52.5 cm (66 5/16 x 20 11/16 in)
Type:
Costume and Textile
Origin:
China
Date:
18th century
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1913.156
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