Historical period(s)
Tang dynasty, 618-907
Medium
Bronze, lacquer, gold, silver
Dimensions
H x W x D: 14.2 x 14.6 x 0.8 cm (5 9/16 x 5 3/4 x 5/16 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1949.17
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Metalwork, Mirror
Type

Mirror

Keywords
butterfly, China, phoenix, pingtuo, Tang dynasty (618 - 907), WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Mathias Komor 1909 - 1984

Published References
  • Lacquer: An International History and Illustrated Survey. New York. p. 27.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum