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[One of a] pair of mat weights in seated human form

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Provenance

1987, Dr. Roberta Carroll and Mr. Joseph P. Carroll, Boston ; sold to the MFA for $75,000. [see note]. (Accession Date: March 25, 1987) Note: Total price for 1987.91-1987.92.

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds from the Charles Bain Hoyt Fund and donated anonymously

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

Dimensions

7 cm (2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1987.91

Medium or Technique

Cast bronze inlaid with gold and silver

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Metalwork