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Phoenix Ornament

Period:
Tang dynasty (618–907)
Culture:
China
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
H. 4 1/4 in. (10.6 cm)
Classification:
Jewelry
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1924
Accession Number:
24.32.5
Not on view
[ Yamanaka & Co. , 1924; sold to MMA]
New York. China House Gallery. "Early Chinese Gold and Silver," October 21, 1971–January 30, 1972.

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