Rectangular plaque

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Historical period(s)
Western Han dynasty, 2nd century BCE
Medium
Blue glass and bronze with gilding
Dimensions
H x W x D: 3.9 x 3 x 0.9 cm (1 9/16 x 1 3/16 x 3/8 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Long-term loan from the Smithsonian American Art Museum; gift of John Gellatly, 1929.8.581
Collection
Gellatly collection
Accession Number
LTS1985.1.581.1
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Glass, Jewelry and Ornament
Type

Plaque

Keywords
China, Gellatly collection, gilding, Western Han dynasty (206 BCE - 9 CE)
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Whistler's Neighborhood
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Non-exclusive license