Cast, hammered, and turned silver with chased and ring-punched decoration and mercury gilding
H x W: 12.3 x 7.1 cm (4 13/16 x 2 13/16 in)
Probably Xi’an, Shaanxi province, China
Tang dynasty (618 - 907), China, silver, Chinese Art
Freer, Gallery 16: Silk Road Luxuries from China
early 8th century
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
To 1931 Herbert J. Devine, New York to 1931  From 1931 Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Herbert J. Devine, New York in 1931  Notes:  Object file, undated folder sheet note.  See note 1. Also see Freer Gallery of Art Purchase List file, Collections Management Office.
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