From 1940 to 1941
C.T. Loo & Company, New York from October 1940 
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from C.T. Loo & Company on March 20, 1941 
 See C.T. Loo's stockcard no. 86941: "One bronze buckle in the form of an animal with a tiger holding on the back a running dragons, inlayed with turquoise, Warring States," Frank Caro Archive, Institute of Fine Arts, New York University, copy in file. The object was brought to the Freer Gallery for examination on November 13, 1940.
 See C. T. Loo's invoice, dated March 20, 1941, copy in object file.
- Previous Owner(s)
C.T. Loo & Company active 1908-1950
- Published References
- Thomas Lawton. Chinese Art of the Warring States Period: Change and Continuity, 480-222 B.C. Washington, 1982-1983. cat. 70, p. 118.
- Alfred Salmony. Art and Thought, Issued in Honour of Dr. Ananda K. Coomaraswamy on the Occasion of his 70th Birthday. London. pl. 29, fig. 2.
- Collection Area(s)
- Chinese Art
- Web Resources
- Google Cultural Institute
- Rights Statement
Copyright with museum