Reportedly excavated in Kai-feng, Honan 
You Xiaoxi (late 19th-early 20th century), Shanghai, to 1917 
From 1917 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from You Xiaoxi, in New York, in 1917 
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 
 According to Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record.
 See Original Miscellaneous List, S.I. 1335, pg. 307, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
 See note 2.
 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
You Xiaoxi (C.L. Freer source) late 19th-early 20th century
Perforated disk of the type pi [bi] 璧; bored from both sides leaving slight median ridge; mottled light and dark olive greens and browns; some areas of earth colored incipient disintegration; irregularities in proportions and contours. (Several old smoothed chips on rim.)
Acquired with a box, now lost.
- Collection Area(s)
- Chinese Art
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