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唐 鎏金銅舍利棺
Reliquary in the Shape of a Coffin

Period:
Tang dynasty (618–907)
Date:
8th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Gilt bronze
Dimensions:
H. 4 in. (10.2 cm); W. 3 3/8 in. (8.6 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1922
Accession Number:
22.12a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 207
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