Art/ Collection/ Collection/ Art Object

Crouching Tiger Figure

Period:
Han dynasty (206 B.C.–A.D. 220) or later
Culture:
China
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H. 2 in. (5.1 cm); L. 5 3/4 in. (14.6 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork
Credit Line:
Gift of George D. Pratt, 1928
Accession Number:
28.68.1
Not on view
George D. Pratt , New York and Glen Cove, NY (until 1928)
Related Objects

Altar Set

Date: late 11th century B.C. Medium: Bronze Accession: 24.72.1–.14 On view in:On view

Buddhist monk Bodhidharma (Chinese: Damo)

Date: 17th century Medium: Rhinoceros horn Accession: 2011.344 On view in:Gallery 219

Buddha Maitreya (Mile fo)

Date: dated 486 Medium: Gilt bronze with traces of pigment; piece-mold cast Accession: 26.123 On view in:Gallery 208

Buddha Maitreya (Mile)

Date: dated 524 Medium: Gilt bronze Accession: 38.158.1a–n On view in:Gallery 207

Standing Lion

Date: 8th century Medium: Bronze with traces of gilding Accession: 42.25.31 On view in:Gallery 207