Jun Tsei Tai (1911-1992), Shanghai, to March 1949 
C.T. Loo & Company, New York, purchased from Jun Tsei Tai in March 1949 
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from C.T. Loo & Company on November 7, 1949 
 See C. T. Loo's stockcard no. 46344: "Bronze buckle, long curved buckle inlaid with gold and turquoise, Late Chou," Frank Caro Archive, Institute of Fine Arts, New York University, copy in object file. According to an annotation on the stockcard, Loo purchased the object from J. T. Tai.
 See C. T. Loo's stockcard cited in note 1. On February 21, 1949, the object was sent to the Freer Gallery for examination.
 See C. T. Loo's invoice, dated November 7, 1949, copy in object file.
- Previous Owner(s)
Jun Tsei Tai 1911 - 1992
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. 49, p. 99.
- Dr. John Alexander Pope, Thomas Lawton, Harold P. Stern. The Freer Gallery of Art. 2 vols., Washington and Tokyo, 1971-1972. cat. 21, p. 155.
- Collection Area(s)
- Chinese Art
- Web Resources
- Google Cultural Institute
- Rights Statement
Copyright with museum