Square mirror (chien)

Detail of a pattern
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At A Glance

  • Period

    618-907
  • Geography

    China
  • Material

    Bronze
  • Dimension

    H x W x D: 0.5 x 8.7 x 8.6 cm (3/16 x 3 7/16 x 3 3/8 in)
  • Accession Number

    F1911.73
  • EDAN ID

    edanmdm:fsg_F1911.73

Object Details

  • Provenance

    To 1911
    Riu Gu Sai, China, to 1911 [1]
    From 1911 to 1919
    Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Riu Gu Sai, China, in 1911 [2]
    From 1920
    Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
    Notes:
    [1] See Object file.
    [2] See note 1.
    [3] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.
  • Collection

    Freer Gallery of Art Collection
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Riu Gu Sai (C.L. Freer source)
    Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
  • Origin

    China
  • Credit Line

    Gift of Charles Lang Freer
  • Type

    Mirror
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