Triangular Plaque

Period:
period of Tibetan rule
Date:
mid-7th–9th century
Culture:
Northwest China/Eastern Central Asia
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
H. (approx.) 1 3/4 in. ( 4.4 cm); W. 1 3/4 in. (4.4 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork
Credit Line:
Purchase, The Vincent Astor Foundation Gift, 2002
Accession Number:
2002.556.16
Not on view
[ Rossi & Rossi Ltd. , London, until 2002; sold to MMA]