Phoenix

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Historical period(s)
Tang dynasty, 618-906
Medium
Bronze, gold, and pearls, and glass
Dimensions
H x W x D: 17.2 x 10.9 x 7 cm (6 3/4 x 4 5/16 x 2 3/4 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Long-term loan from the Smithsonian American Art Museum; gift of John Gellatly, 1929.8.621A-B
Collection
Gellatly collection
Accession Number
LTS1985.1.621.1a
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Metalwork, Sculpture
Type

Figure: phoenix

Keywords
China, Gellatly collection, phoenix, 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