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Rubbing from a Tang Dynasty Epitaph Cover

Ink on paper
38 x 37 in. (96.5 x 94 cm) Overall with mounting: 60 x 38 3/4 in. (152.4 x 98.4 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of A. T. Gardner, 1965
Accession Number:
Not on view
Inscription: In pencil lower left, on mounting: 679 A.D.
Albert Ten Eyck Gardner , New York (until 1965; donated to MMA)
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