Shir Gu Sai, China, to 1911 
From 1911 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Shir Gu Sai in 1911 
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 
 See Original Bronze List, S.I. 270, 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
Shir Gu Sai (C.L. Freer source)
- Published References
- Suzanne Cahill. Clarity and Luster: New Light on Bronze Mirrors in Tang and Post-Tang Dynasty China, 600-1300: Papers from a Symposium on the Carter Collection of Chinese Bronze Mirrors at the Cleveland Museum of Art. Cleveland studies in the history of art, vol. 9 Cleveland and Turnhout, Belgium, November 4, 2000. p. 33.
- Sueji Umehara. Omei ni okeru shina ko kagami (Ancient Chinese Mirrors in Europe and America). Tokyo. pl. 72, no. 2.
- Collection Area(s)
- Chinese Art
- Web Resources
- Google Cultural Institute
- Rights Statement
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