Funerary model of a gate

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Historical period(s)
Han dynasty, 100 BCE-100 CE
Medium
Unglazed earthenware
Dimensions
H x W x D (assembled): 77 × 92.5 × 25.5 cm (30 5/16 × 36 7/16 × 10 1/16 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1923.20a-c
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic
Type

Tomb tile

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

To 1923
Tung Kee Curio Shop, Zhengzhou, Henan. [1]

From 1923
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased by Carl Whiting Bishop from Tung Kee Curio Shop, Zhengzhou, Henan in July 8th 1923. [2]

Notes:

[1] Curatorial Remark 2 in the object record.

[2] See note 1. Also see the Bishop Collection file, Collections Management Office.

Previous Owner(s)

Tung Kee Curio Shop

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

Copyright with museum