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Pendant in the form of a crouching tiger

Pendant in the form of a crouching tiger
Date
475-221 BCE
Period
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Type
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Medium
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions
H x W x D: 6.1 x 15.1 x 0.5 cm (2 3/8 x 5 15/16 x 3/16 in)
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Restrictions & Rights
CC0
Accession Number
F1932.43
Previous custodian or owner
C.T. Loo & Company (1914 - 1948)
Provenance
To 1932
C. T. Loo & Company, New York to 1932 [1]
From 1932
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from C. T. Loo & Company, New York in 1932 [2]
Notes:
[1] Object file, undated folder sheet note.
[2] See note 1. Also see Freer Gallery of Art Purchase List file, Collections Management Office.
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
Probably Jincun, Henan province, China
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