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Ornament

Period:
Six Dynasties (220–589)
Date:
3rd–4th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Gilt bronze
Dimensions:
Diam. 2 11/16 (6.8 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1924
Accession Number:
24.102.1
Not on view
[ C. T. Loo & Co. , until 1924; sold to MMA]
New York. Asia House Gallery. "Animal Style in Nomadic Asia," January 15, 1970–March 15, 1970.

Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania. "Animal Style in Nomadic Asia," April 2, 1970–May 31, 1970.

de Young Museum, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco. "Animal Style in Nomadic Asia," June 12, 1970–July 19, 1970.

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