Historical period(s)
Qing dynasty, 1644-1911
Medium
Muscovite
Dimensions
H x W: 6.4 x 3.5 cm (2 1/2 x 1 3/8 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1911.544
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Tool and Equipment
Type

Seal

Keywords
China, Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)
Provenance

To 1911
Tung Ye Hung, China, to 1911 [1]

From 1911 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Tung Ye Hung in 1911 [2]

From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]

Notes:

[1] See Reserved Miscellaneous List, R. 5656, pg. 5, 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)

Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919
Tung Ye Hung (C.L. Freer source)

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

Copyright with museum