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Lintel and pediment of a tomb

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Provenance

1915, excavated from a tomb in the village of Balitai,near Luoyang, China. 1925, C.T.Loo (b. 1880 - d. 1957), New York; gift of C.T. Loo to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 24, 1925)

Credit Line

Gift of C. T. Loo

Chinese, Western Han dynasty, late 1st century B.C.

Dimensions

Overall 73.3 x 240.7 cm (28 7/8 x 94 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

25.190

Medium or Technique

Gray earthenware hollow tiles with colored pigments

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Architectural elements, Doors, jambs, lintels