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Lateral stretcher from the base of a funerary couch with Sogdian musicians and a dancer
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Lateral stretcher from the base of a funerary couch with Sogdian musicians and a dancer

Medium:
Grey marble with traces of pigment
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 19.7 x 95.3 x 16.5 cm (7 3/4 x 37 1/2 x 6 1/2 in)
Type:
Sculpture, Stone
Origin:
Probably Ce Xian, Henan province, China
Topic:
Buddhism, funerary, Period of Division (220 - 589), Northern Qi dynasty (550 - 577), pipa, China, Chinese Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
On View:
Freer, Gallery 16: Silk Road Luxuries from China
Date:
550-577
Period:
Period of Division, Northern Qi dynasty
Accession Number:
F1915.336
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Provenance:
To 1915 Lai-Yuan and Company, New York, to 1915 [1] From 1915 to 1919 Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Lai-Yuan and Company in 1915 [2] From 1920 The Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3] Notes: [1] See Original Miscellaneous List, S.I. 683, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. [2] See note 1. [3] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.
Rights:
Copyright with museum






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