Funerary tile

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Historical period(s)
Han dynasty, 100 BCE-100 CE
Medium
Unglazed earthenware
Dimensions
H x W x D: 20 × 93.2 × 13.9 cm (7 7/8 × 36 11/16 × 5 1/2 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1923.23
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic
Type

Tomb tile

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

From 1923
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased by Carl Whiting Bishop in Sept. 1, 1923. [1]

Note:

[1] Transferred from the Bishop Collection; formerly T-5 (according to Freer Gallery of Art Purchase List After 1920). Also see the Bishop Collection file, Collections Management Office.

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

Copyright with museum