Medium: Cast and hammered silver with chased and ring-punched decoration and leaf gilding
Dimensions: H x W: 6.4 x 5 cm (2 1/2 x 1 15/16 in)
Credit Line: Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Provenance: 1930 ; Yamanaka and Company, Boston 1930  ; From 1930 ; Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Yamanaka and Company, Boston in 1930  ; Notes: ;  Object file, undated folder sheet. Also see Freer Gallery of Art Purchase List file, Collections Management Office. ;  See note 1.
Accession Number: F1930.39a-b
Previous custodian or owner: Yamanaka and Co.
Origin: probably Xi’an, Shaanxi province, China
Period: Early or mid-Tang dynasty
Data Source: Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery