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Provenance

Lent by Charles B. Hoyt, Dec. 30, 1946.

Credit Line

Bequest of Charles Bain Hoyt—Charles Bain Hoyt Collection

Chinese, Tang dynasty, 8th century A.D.

Dimensions

12.3 cm (4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.2098

Medium or Technique

Bronze with parcel-gilt silver, decoration of birds on scrolling vines

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Metalwork