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Small head of Bodhisattva (Guanyin?)

Small head of Bodhisattva (Guanyin?)
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Date
618-907
Period
Tang dynasty
Type
Sculpture
Stone
Medium
Stone
Dimensions
H x W x D (overall): 10.5 x 6 x 5.1 cm (4 1/8 x 2 3/8 x 2 in)
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Restrictions & Rights
Usage conditions apply
Accession Number
F1917.228
Previous custodian or owner
John Fenning (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Provenance
To 1917
John Fenning, New York, to 1917 [1]
From 1917 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from John Fenning in 1917 [2]
From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
Notes:
[1] See Original Miscellaneous List, S.I. 1183, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
[2] See note 1.
[3] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.
Data Source
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Related Online Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Origin
China
Usage
Not determined