Stylized cloud plaque

Historical period(s)
Tang dynasty, 618-906
Medium
Gilt bronze
Dimensions
H x W x D: 6 x 10.5 x 10.5 cm (2 3/8 x 4 1/8 x 4 1/8 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Gift of The Honorable and Mrs. Hugh Scott
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1985.9
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Jewelry and Ornament, Metalwork
Type

Plaque: cloud

Keywords
casting, China, cloud, gilding, Tang dynasty (618 - 907), WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Published References
  • Hugh Scott. The Golden Age of Chinese Art: the Lively T'ang Dynasty. Rutland, Vermont. p. 109.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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