Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Flower-Shaped Plaque

Period:
period of Tibetan rule
Date:
mid-7th–9th century
Culture:
Northwest China/Eastern Central Asia
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
H. 5/8 in. (1.6 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork
Credit Line:
Purchase, The Vincent Astor Foundation Gift, 2002
Accession Number:
2002.556.23
Not on view
[ Rossi & Rossi Ltd. , London, until 2002; sold to MMA]
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