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Provenance

Purchased from the Estate of Okakura Kakuzo. Most likely purchased by Okakura Kakuzo in China in 1912, when he purchased many Chinese mirrors for the MFA.

Credit Line

Special Chinese and Japanese Fund

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

Dimensions

Diameter: 10.8cm (4 1/4in.)

Accession Number

20.732

Medium or Technique

Bronze with decoration of animals, and birds with grapevines

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Metalwork