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唐 鎏金花鳥紋銀盒
Box

Period:
Tang dynasty (618–907)
Date:
8th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Silver with gilding
Dimensions:
Diam. 1 7/8 in. (4.8 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork
Credit Line:
Purchase, Arthur M. Sackler Gift, 1974
Accession Number:
1974.268.15a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 207
Frederick M. Mayer , New York (until 1974; to Christie, Manson & Woods); Mayer sale, Christie's, Manson & Woods Ltd. , June 24–25, 1974, lot 165; to Eskenazi; [ Eskenazi Ltd. , London, 1974; sold to MMA]
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Arts of Ancient China," 2005.

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