Wang Jiantang, Shanghai to 1918 
From 1918 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Wang Jiantang in 1918 
The Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 
 See Original Miscellaneous List, S.I. 1344, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
 See note 1.
 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)
Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919
Wang Jiantang (C.L. Freer source) late 19th-early 20th century
Perforated disk of the type pi [bi] 璧; bored from both sides, leaving median ridge; obverse has mottled shades of dark mahogany brown and cloudy areas of incipient disintegration, reverse of mottled golden browns, olive, and tan with scattered areas of gray incipient disintegration; surface contours irregular in thickness, several gouges or saw marks. (Slight chips on rim.)
Acquired with a box, now lost.
- Collection Area(s)
- Chinese Art
- CC0 - Creative Commons (CC0 1.0)
CC0 - Creative Commons (CC0 1.0)
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