Three ornaments strung together

Historical period(s)
Han dynasty or Late Bronze Age or later, after 200 BCE
Medium
Stone
Dimensions
H x W x D (a): 2.6 x 1.9 x 0.4 cm (1 x 3/4 x 3/16 in)
Geography
China or Korea
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1917.428a-c
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Jade, Jewelry and Ornament
Type

Ornaments

Keywords
Bronze Age (1000 - 400 BCE), carving, Korea, monster, Three Kingdoms period (1st century BCE - 7th century CE)
Provenance

To 1917C.K. Wong, Shanghai, China, to 1917 [1]From 1917 to 1919Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from C.K. Wong, in New York in 1917 [2]From 1920Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]Notes:[1] See Reserved Miscellaneous List, R. 6613, pg. 16, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.[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.

Previous Owner(s)

C. K. Wong (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919

Collection Area(s)
Korean Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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