Buddhist circlet for the head of a divinity

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Historical period(s)
Tang dynasty, 8th century
Medium
Silver with gilding
Dimensions
H x W x D (overall): 2.9 x 38.8 x 0.4 cm (1 1/8 x 15 1/4 x 3/16 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1930.44
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Jewelry and Ornament, Metalwork
Type

Head band

Keywords
apsara, Buddhism, China, gilding, music, musician, repousse, Tang dynasty (618 - 907)
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Yamanaka and Co.

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

Copyright with museum