From at least 1952 to 1953
C.T. Loo & Company, New York, from at least May 8, 1952 
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from C. T. Loo & Company on July 13, 1953 
 See C. T. Loo's List of objects, dated May 8, 1952, with an annotation that the objects were brought to the Freer Gallery on May 8, 1952, copy in object file. See also Loo's stockcard no. LI-5/170: "One open-work belt-hook, inlaid with turquoise," Frank Caro Archive, Institute of Fine Arts, New York University, copy in object file. According to information on the stockcard, the object was acquired by Loo in China.
 See C. T. Loo's invoice, dated July 10, 1953, 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. 58, p. 109.
- Collection Area(s)
- Chinese Art
- Web Resources
- Google Cultural Institute
- Rights Statement
Copyright with museum