Butterfly-shaped ornament

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Historical period(s)
Tang dynasty, 618-907
Medium
Glass
Dimensions
H x W x D: 1.8 x 3.8 x 0.7 cm (11/16 x 1 1/2 x 1/4 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Long-term loan from the Smithsonian American Art Museum; gift of John Gellatly, 1929.8.264.22
Collection
Gellatly collection
Accession Number
LTS1985.1.264.22
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Glass, Jewelry and Ornament
Type

Ornament

Keywords
China, Gellatly collection, Tang dynasty (618 - 907)
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Whistler's Neighborhood
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Non-exclusive license