Garment hook with openwork depiction of a tiger

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Historical period(s)
Late Eastern Han dynasty or Period of Division, early 1st-late 6th century
Medium
Bronze with gilding
Dimensions
H x W x D: 3.9 x 13 x 2.7 cm (1 9/16 x 5 1/8 x 1 1/16 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Elizabeth Lorentz
Accession Number
F2000.7
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Jewelry and Ornament, Metalwork
Type

Garment hook

Keywords
casting, China, Eastern Han dynasty (25 - 220), gilding, Period of Division (220 - 589), tiger, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Elizabeth Meyer Lorentz 1913 - 2001

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

Copyright with museum