Funerary tile

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Historical period(s)
Han dynasty, 100 BCE-100 CE
Medium
Unglazed earthenware
Dimensions
H x W x D: 31.4 × 29.3 × 16.7 cm (12 3/8 × 11 9/16 × 6 9/16 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1923.19
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic
Type

Tomb tile

Keywords
China, Han dynasty (206 BCE - 220 CE)
Provenance

To ?
Jen Ku-chei, Zhengzhou, Henan, China. [1]

From 1923
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased by Carl Whiting Bishop from Jen Ku-chei, Zhengzhou, Henan, China. [2]

Notes:

[1] Transferred from the Bishop Collection; formerly T-2.

[2] See note 1.

Previous Owner(s)

Jen Ku-chei

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

Copyright with museum