Historical period(s)
Western Han dynasty, 200 BCE -100 BCE
Medium
Bronze
Dimensions
H x W x D: 28 x 4.7 x 2.8 cm (11 x 1 7/8 x 1 1/8 in)
Geography
China, Yunnan province
Credit Line
Gift of an anonymous donor
Collection
Freer Study Collection
Accession Number
FSC-B-605
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Metalwork, Weapon and Armament
Type

Weapon: spearhead

Keywords
casting, China, Western Han dynasty (206 BCE - 9 CE)
Provenance

To 1997
Private collection, Ossining, New York. [1]

From 1997
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of an anonymous donor, Ossining, New York. [2]

Notes:

[1] See Deed of Gift, copy in object file, Collections Management Office.

[2] See note 1.

Previous Owner(s)

Dr. and Mrs. George Fan

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