Deamon Head (T’ao T’ien)

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Historical period(s)
Shang or Western Zhou dynasty, 1200-771 BCE
Medium
Ivory
Dimensions
H x W x D: 2.4 x 2.2 x 0.8 cm (15/16 x 7/8 x 5/16 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Long-term loan from the Smithsonian American Art Museum; gift of John Gellatly, 1929.8.280
Collection
Gellatly collection
Accession Number
LTS1985.1.280.1
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Natural Material
Type

Head

Keywords
China, Gellatly collection, Shang dynasty (ca. 1600 - ca. 1050 BCE), Western Zhou dynasty (ca. 1050 - 771 BCE)
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Whistler's Neighborhood
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Non-exclusive license