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Camel
China, Tang dynasty
1967.147CCCC0
Bodhisattva
China, Tang dynasty
1983.86CCCC0
Guardian Lion
China, Tang dynasty
1965.473CCCC0
Harpist
North China, Tang dynasty
1931.450CCCC0
Bodhisattva
China, Hebei province, Tang dynasty
1929.981CCCC0
Stem Cup
China, Tang dynasty
1951.396CCCC0
Court Lady with High Chignon
North China, Tang dynasty
1983.25CCCC0
Mirror with Animals and Birds
China, Tang dynasty
1951.292CCCC0
Hare
North China, Tang dynasty
1984.6CCCC0
Bull
China, Tang dynasty
1929.987CCCC0
Eleven-Headed Guanyin
China, Tang dynasty
1970.66CCCC0
Animal-and-Grape Mirror
China, Tang dynasty
1995.353CCCC0
Footed Plate with Floral Medallion
China, Tang dynasty
1989.268CCCC0
Woman Holding Plum Blossoms
North China, Tang dynasty
1987.13CCCC0
Fang Xuanling Pedestal
China, Tang dynasty
1915.334.2CCCC0
Eleven-Headed Guanyin
China, Tang dynasty
1959.129CCCC0
Standing Guanyin
China, Tang dynasty
1966.364CCCC0
Horse
China, probably Henan province, Tang dynasty
1955.295CCCC0
Mirror with Six Circular Flowers
China, Tang dynasty
1995.341CCCC0
Ganesha
China, Tang dynasty
1959.253CCCC0
Seated Buddha
China, Tang dynasty
1961.18CCCC0
Mirror with a Coiling Dragon
China, Tang dynasty
1995.367CCCC0
Prince's trousers and lining
China, Tang dynasty
1996.2.2CCCC0
Ewer
China, Tang dynasty
1987.148CCCC0
Lion Devouring a Lamb
North China, Tang dynasty
1985.373CCCC0
Textile Ornament(?): Phoenix
China, Tang dynasty
1942.1083.1CCCC0
Textile Ornament(?): Phoenix
China, Tang dynasty
1942.1083.2CCCC0
Mirror
China, Tang dynasty
1926.248CCCC0
Animal-and-Grape Mirror
China, Tang dynasty
1995.356CCCC0
Candle Stand
China, Sui dynasty (581-618) to early Tang dynasty
1930.322CCCC0
Tomb Guardians
China, probably Shaanxi province, Xi'an, Tang dynasty
2000.118CCCC0
Tomb Guardian with Animal Head
China, probably Shaanxi province, Xi'an, Tang dynasty
2000.118.1CCCC0
Tomb Guardian with Human Face
China, probably Shaanxi province, Xi'an, Tang dynasty
2000.118.2CCCC0
Jar
China, Tang dynasty
1930.323CCCC0
Lobed Mirror with Six Blossoms
China, Tang dynasty
1995.360CCCC0
Polo Player
China, Tang dynasty
1964.181CCCC0
Covered Jar
China, Tang dynasty
1948.228CCCC0
No image available
China, Tang dynasty
1948.228.aCCCC0
No image available
China, Tang dynasty
1948.228.bCCCC0
Ewer
China, Hunan province, Tongguan, early Tang dynasty
1966.145CCCC0
Hariti Statuette
China, Tang dynasty
1915.333CCCC0
Pedestal
China, Tang dynasty
1968.70CCCC0
Ewer
China, Tang dynasty
2017.17CCCC0
Animal-and-Grape Mirror
China, Tang dynasty
1995.354CCCC0
Embroidery with Birds
China, Tang dynasty
1994.96CCCC0
Miniature Mirror with Grape Decoration
China, Tang dynasty
1999.218CCCC0
Bird-Headed Ewer
China, probably Henan province, Tang dynasty
1989.2CCCC0
Camel with Rider (Tomb Figure)
China, Sui dynasty (581-618) - Tang dynasty
1970.57©
Inlays for a Mirror or Box
China, Tang dynasty (618-907) - Song dynasty
1969.78CCCC0
Inlay for a Mirror or Box: Lady and Mandolin
China, Tang dynasty (618-907) - Song dynasty
1969.78.1CCCC0
Inlay for a Mirror or Box: Lady on a Bird
China, Tang dynasty (618-907) - Song dynasty
1969.78.2CCCC0
Inlay for a Mirror or Box: shih-shih
China, Tang dynasty (618-907) - Song dynasty
1969.78.3CCCC0
Inlay for a Mirror or Box: shih-shih
China, Tang dynasty (618-907) - Song dynasty
1969.78.4CCCC0
Inlay for a Mirror or Box: shih-shih
China, Tang dynasty (618-907) - Song dynasty
1969.78.5CCCC0
Inlay for a Mirror or Box: Lady on a Bird
China, Tang dynasty (618-907) - Song dynasty
1969.78.6CCCC0
Inlay for a Mirror or Box: Lady and Flute
China, Tang dynasty (618-907) - Song dynasty
1969.78.7CCCC0
Jar
China, Tang dynasty
1940.44CCCC0
Mirror with Four Running Animals
China, Tang dynasty
1995.338CCCC0
Jar (Amphora) with Dragon Handles
China, Sui dynasty (581-618) to early Tang dynasty
1962.152CCCC0
Lobed Mirror of Three Delights
China, Tang dynasty
1995.363CCCC0
Lion with Cub in Mouth
China, Tang dynasty
1940.47CCCC0
Quadrilobed Mirror with Wan Symbol
China, Tang dynasty
1995.362CCCC0
Lobed Mirror with Eight Blossoms
China, Tang dynasty
1995.359CCCC0
Animal-and-Grape Mirror
China, Tang dynasty
1995.340CCCC0
Dancing Apsaras
China, late Tang dynasty (618-907) - Five dynasties
1953.356CCCC0
Clasp
China, Tang dynasty
1915.508CCCC0
Architectural Brick with Dancer in Relief
China, Henan province, Anyang, Xiudingsi pagoda, Tang dynasty
1921.263CCCC0
Groom (Tomb Figure)
China, Sui dynasty (581-618) - Tang dynasty
1970.58CCCC0
Warrior in Sheet-Metal Armor
China, Tang dynasty
1915.626CCCC0
Recumbent Bull
China, Tang dynasty
1985.74CCCC0
Jar
China, Tang dynasty
1948.221CCCC0
Jar with Handles: Yue ware
China, Tang dynasty
1983.78CCCC0
Mi-lê:  Maitreya Buddha
China, Tang dynasty
1965.33CCCC0
Jar with Floral Decoration
China, Tang dynasty
1996.3CCCC0
Bodhisattva
China, Sui dynasty (581-618) - Tang dynasty
1986.242CCCC0
Mirror with Paired Felines
China, Sui dynasty (581-618) - Tang dynasty
1926.249CCCC0
Bodhisattva
China, Shanxi province, Taiyuan, Tianlongshan caves, Cave 6, Tang dynasty
1983.76CCCC0
Buddha in the Preaching Attitude
China, Tang dynasty (618-907) - Song dynasty
1926.238CCCC0
Mirror with Handle, Decorated with "Double Happiness" and Five Bats
China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), workshop of Tang Wanheng
1995.401CCCC0
Mirror
China, Tang dynasty
1915.605CCCC0
No image available
China, from Lung-mên, Tang dynasty
1915.311CCCC0
Mirror
China, Tang dynasty
1915.603CCCC0
Censer
China, Tang dynasty
1949.157CCCC0
No image available
China, Tang dynasty
1949.157.aCCCC0
No image available
China, Tang dynasty
1949.157.bCCCC0
Mask
China, Tang dynasty
1958.426CCCC0
Buckle
China, Tang dynasty
1915.403CCCC0
Knot Picker
China, Tang dynasty
1952.489CCCC0
Jar with Applied Floral Decoration
China, Tang dynasty
2017.14CCCC0
Bowl
China, Tang dynasty
1974.272CCCC0
No image available
China, Tang dynasty
1985.374CCCC0
Mirror
China, Tang dynasty
1915.609CCCC0
Stem Dish
China, Tang dynasty
1917.303CCCC0
Ewer
China, Hunan province, Tang dynasty
2005.57CCCC0
Boy
China, Tang dynasty (618-907) - Song dynasty
1953.244CCCC0
Jar with Four Loop-Handles
China, Sui dynasty (581-618) - Tang dynasty
1954.371CCCC0
Bowl:  Southern White Ware
China, Tang dynasty (618-907) - Five dynasties
1918.470CCCC0
Chan: Oval Shaped Shallow Cup
China, Tang dynasty (618-907) - Five dynasties
1962.262CCCC0
Jar:  Black Ware
China, Henan province, Huangdao kilns, Tang dynasty
1915.381CCCC0
No image available
China, Tang dynasty
1975.63CCCC0
Lamp Stand with Coiling Dragons and Lotus Design
China, Sui dynasty (581-618) to early Tang dynasty
2017.13CCCC0
Jar:  Brown ware
China, Northern, Tang dynasty (618-907) - Five dynasties
1959.47CCCC0
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Camel
China, Tang dynasty
1967.147Glazed earthenwareOverall: 79.4 cm (31 1/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Mirror with Phoenixes, Birds, Butterflies, and Floral Sprays
China, Tang dynasty
1973.74Bronze with silver and gold inlaid lacquerDiameter: 19.2 cm (7 9/16 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Footed Platter with Design of Mythical Beasts amid Grapevines
China, Tang dynasty
1972.39Silver with gilt, incised, and chased decorationDiameter: 30.5 cm (12 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Bodhisattva
China, Tang dynasty
1983.86Dry lacquerOverall: 44 x 37 cm (17 5/16 x 14 9/16 in.)Given in memory of Howard Parmelee Eells, Jr. by his wife, Adele Chisholm EellsCCCC0
Guardian Lion
China, Tang dynasty
1965.473White marbleOverall: 78.8 cm (31 in.); Base: 49.6 x 41.8 cm (19 1/2 x 16 7/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Harpist
North China, Tang dynasty
1931.450Glazed earthenwareOverall: 32.1 cm (12 5/8 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Lobed Mirror with Heaven and Earth between the Paired Phoenixes
China, Tang dynasty
1995.351BronzeDiameter: 22.5 cm (8 7/8 in.); Overall: 1.1 cm (7/16 in.); Rim: 0.7 cm (1/4 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Bodhisattva
China, Hebei province, Tang dynasty
1929.981White marbleOverall: 177.8 x 64 x 58.5 cm (70 x 25 3/16 x 23 1/16 in.); without base: 157.4 cm (61 15/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Stem Cup
China, Tang dynasty
1951.396Silver with gilt interior and incised and chased decorationOverall: 9 cm (3 9/16 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Court Lady with High Chignon
North China, Tang dynasty
1983.25Earthenware with polychromyOverall: 31.6 cm (12 7/16 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Mirror with Animals and Birds
China, Tang dynasty
1951.292Bronze inset with gilded-silver relief decorationDiameter: 5.1 cm (2 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Hare
North China, Tang dynasty
1984.6White marbleOverall: 9.4 x 11.3 x 20.2 cm (3 11/16 x 4 7/16 x 7 15/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Bull
China, Tang dynasty
1929.987Painted earthenwareOverall: 16.2 cm (6 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Eleven-Headed Guanyin
China, Tang dynasty
1970.66WoodHeight: 62.9 cm (24 3/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Animal-and-Grape Mirror
China, Tang dynasty
1995.353BronzeDiameter: 14.8 cm (5 13/16 in.); Overall: 1.5 cm (9/16 in.); Rim: 1.5 cm (9/16 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Footed Plate with Floral Medallion
China, Tang dynasty
1989.268Glazed earthenware with impressed decoration, sancai (three-color) wareDiameter: 23.9 cm (9 7/16 in.); Overall: 5.1 cm (2 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Court Lady with Tall Headdress:  Tomb Figurine
Norht China, Tang dynasty
1983.24Earthenware with polychromyOverall: 30.8 cm (12 1/8 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Woman Holding Plum Blossoms
North China, Tang dynasty
1987.13Earthenware covered in white slip with traces of pigmentOverall: 43.8 x 16.5 x 12.2 cm (17 1/4 x 6 1/2 x 4 13/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Fang Xuanling Pedestal
China, Tang dynasty
1915.334.2MarbleOverall: 66 cm (26 in.)Worcester R. Warner CollectionCCCC0
Eleven-Headed Guanyin
China, Tang dynasty
1959.129Gray sandstoneOverall: 129.6 x 63.6 x 25.4 cm (51 x 25 1/16 x 10 in.)Gift of Severance and Greta MillikinCCCC0
Standing Guanyin
China, Tang dynasty
1966.364LimestoneOverall: 170.8 cm (67 1/4 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Horse
China, probably Henan province, Tang dynasty
1955.295Glazed earthenware, sancai (three-color) wareOverall: 76.8 cm (30 1/4 in.)Anonymous GiftCCCC0
Lobed Mirror with Paired Phoenixes, a Nestling Bird, and a Lotus Blossom
China, Tang dynasty
1995.346BronzeDiameter: 19.1 cm (7 1/2 in.); Overall: 1.1 cm (7/16 in.); Rim: 0.7 cm (1/4 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Mirror with Six Circular Flowers
China, Tang dynasty
1995.341BronzeDiameter: 16.6 cm (6 9/16 in.); Overall: 1.5 cm (9/16 in.); Rim: 0.9 cm (3/8 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Ganesha
China, Tang dynasty
1959.253Gilt bronzeOverall: 9.7 x 7.6 x 6.4 cm (3 13/16 x 3 x 2 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Leroy B. DavenportCCCC0
Seated Buddha
China, Tang dynasty
1961.18Gilt bronzeOverall: 13.3 x 6.9 cm (5 1/4 x 2 11/16 in.); Figure: 9.9 cm (3 7/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. John Lyon Collyer in memory of her mother, Mrs. G. M. G. FormanCCCC0
Lobed Mirror with a Tortoise Knob, a Musician, and a Phoenix
China, Tang dynasty
1995.369BronzeDiameter: 21.6 cm (8 1/2 in.); Overall: 1.2 cm (1/2 in.); Rim: 0.6 cm (1/4 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Mirror with a Coiling Dragon
China, Tang dynasty
1995.367BronzeDiameter: 10.2 cm (4 in.); Overall: 1.1 cm (7/16 in.); Rim: 0.8 cm (5/16 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Child’s Coat with Ducks in Pearl Medallions
Probably Sogdia
1996.2.1Silk: weft-faced compound twill weave (samite)Width across shoulders: 84.5 cm (33 1/4 in.); length back of neck to hem: 51.4 cm (20 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Prince's trousers and lining
China, Tang dynasty
1996.2.2Twill damask: silkOverall: 52 x 28 cm (20 1/2 x 11 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Ewer
China, Tang dynasty
1987.148Glazed earthenware, sancai (three-color ware)Diameter: 13.5 cm (5 5/16 in.); Overall: 27.3 cm (10 3/4 in.)The Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Lion Devouring a Lamb
North China, Tang dynasty
1985.373White marbleOverall: 14 x 7.6 cm (5 1/2 x 3 in.)The Kelvin Smith Collection, given by Mrs. Kelvin SmithCCCC0
Textile Ornaments(?): Pair of Phoenixes
China, Tang dynasty
1942.1083Beaten gold with chased detailPart 1: 12 x 10.4 cm (4 3/4 x 4 1/8 in.); Part 2: 13.3 x 10.7 cm (5 1/4 x 4 3/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Textile Ornament(?): Phoenix
China, Tang dynasty
1942.1083.1Beaten gold with chased detailOverall: 12 x 10.4 cm (4 3/4 x 4 1/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Textile Ornament(?): Phoenix
China, Tang dynasty
1942.1083.2Beaten gold with chased detailOverall: 13.3 x 10.7 cm (5 1/4 x 4 3/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Octafoil Mirror with Paired Phoenixes, Birds, and Flowers
China, Tang dynasty
1995.366BronzeDiameter: 28.8 cm (11 5/16 in.); Overall: 1.6 cm (5/8 in.); Rim: 1 cm (3/8 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Mirror
China, Tang dynasty
1926.248BronzeDiameter: 21 cm (8 1/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Section of a Dharani Pillar
China, Tang dynasty
1929.983LimestoneOverall: 50.2 x 40.4 cm (19 3/4 x 15 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Animal-and-Grape Mirror
China, Tang dynasty
1995.356BronzeDiameter: 8.2 cm (3 1/4 in.); Overall: 1 cm (3/8 in.); Rim: 1 cm (3/8 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Shakyamuni Triad:  Buddha Attended by Manjushri and Samantabhadra
China, Tang dynasty
1975.92Hanging scroll; ink and color on silkOverall: 94 x 61.5 cm (37 x 24 3/16 in.)Mr. and Mrs. William H. Marlatt FundCCCC0
Candle Stand
China, Sui dynasty (581-618) to early Tang dynasty
1930.322White stoneware with modeled and applied decorationOverall: 29.8 cm (11 3/4 in.)Charles W. Harkness Endowment FundCCCC0
Tomb Guardians
China, probably Shaanxi province, Xi'an, Tang dynasty
2000.118Glazed earthenware, sancai (three-color) warePart 1: 92.3 x 43.8 x 41.9 cm (36 5/16 x 17 1/4 x 16 1/2 in.); Part 2: 88.9 x 41 x 50.8 cm (35 x 16 1/8 x 20 in.)Gift of various donors to the department of Asian Art (by exchange)CCCC0
Tomb Guardian with Animal Head
China, probably Shaanxi province, Xi'an, Tang dynasty
2000.118.1Glazed earthenware, sancai (three-color) wareOverall: 92.3 x 43.8 x 41.9 cm (36 5/16 x 17 1/4 x 16 1/2 in.)Gift of various donors to the department of Asian Art (by exchange)CCCC0
Tomb Guardian with Human Face
China, probably Shaanxi province, Xi'an, Tang dynasty
2000.118.2Glazed earthenware, sancai (three-color) wareOverall: 88.9 x 41 x 50.8 cm (35 x 16 1/8 x 20 in.)Gift of various donors to the department of Asian Art (by exchange)CCCC0
Jar
China, Tang dynasty
1930.323Glazed stonewareDiameter: 12.1 cm (4 3/4 in.); Overall: 27.6 cm (10 7/8 in.)Charles W. Harkness Endowment FundCCCC0
Lobed Mirror with Six Blossoms
China, Tang dynasty
1995.360BronzeDiameter: 19.1 cm (7 1/2 in.); Overall: 1.2 cm (1/2 in.); Rim: 0.6 cm (1/4 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Polo Player
China, Tang dynasty
1964.181Painted earthenwareOverall: 31.2 cm (12 5/16 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin CollectionCCCC0
Covered Jar
China, Tang dynasty
1948.228Glazed earthenwareOverall: 14.4 cm (5 11/16 in.); Diameter of lid: 11.5 cm (4 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
No image available
China, Tang dynasty
1948.228.aGlazed earthenwareOverall: 14.4 cm (5 11/16 in.); Diameter of lid: 11.5 cm (4 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
No image available
China, Tang dynasty
1948.228.bGlazed earthenwareOverall: 14.4 cm (5 11/16 in.); Diameter of lid: 11.5 cm (4 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Ewer
China, Hunan province, Tongguan, early Tang dynasty
1966.145Glazed stoneware with molded and applied decoration, Changsha wareOverall: 22.5 cm (8 7/8 in.)Fiftieth anniversary giftCCCC0
Hariti Statuette
China, Tang dynasty
1915.333IvoryOverall: 8.7 cm (3 7/16 in.)Gift of A. W. BahrCCCC0
Pedestal
China, Tang dynasty
1968.70IvoryOverall: 7.8 cm (3 1/16 in.); Diameter of base: 9 cm (3 9/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick M. MayerCCCC0
Ewer
China, Tang dynasty
2017.17Glazed stoneware, Huangdao wareOverall: 27 x 20.3 cm (10 5/8 x 8 in.)Gift of Donna and James ReidCCCC0
Bowl with Bands and Spirals in Relief
China, Tang dynasty
1989.269Glazed earthenware with molded decorationDiameter: 10.1 cm (4 in.); Overall: 3.9 cm (1 9/16 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Animal-and-Grape Mirror
China, Tang dynasty
1995.354BronzeDiameter: 13.7 cm (5 3/8 in.); Overall: 1.4 cm (9/16 in.); Rim: 1.4 cm (9/16 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Mirror with Flowers and Birds in Gold and Silver Cutouts over a Lacquer...
China, Tang dynasty
1999.217Bronze with gold and silver cutoutsDiameter: 16.8 cm (6 5/8 in.); Overall: 0.9 cm (3/8 in.); Rim: 0.4 cm (3/16 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Embroidery with Birds
China, Tang dynasty
1994.96Embroidery, silk thread on silk groundOverall: 157.5 x 25.7 cm (62 x 10 1/8 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Lobed Mirror with Acrobats on Lotus Blossoms
China, Tang dynasty
1995.343BronzeDiameter: 14.1 cm (5 9/16 in.); Overall: 0.8 cm (5/16 in.); Rim: 0.6 cm (1/4 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Octafoil Mirror with Crouched Animals
China, Tang dynasty
1995.342BronzeDiameter: 19.3 cm (7 5/8 in.); Overall: 0.9 cm (3/8 in.); Rim: 1 cm (3/8 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Miniature Mirror with Grape Decoration
China, Tang dynasty
1999.218BronzeDiameter: 4.9 cm (1 15/16 in.); Overall: 0.7 cm (1/4 in.); Rim: 0.7 cm (1/4 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Bird-Headed Ewer
China, probably Henan province, Tang dynasty
1989.2Green-glazed stoneware with modeled, molded, and applied decorationOverall: 42.1 cm (16 9/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Mirror of Tortoise Knob and Lotus Pattern
China, Tang dynasty
1995.361BronzeDiameter: 12.5 cm (4 15/16 in.); Overall: 0.7 cm (1/4 in.); Rim: 0.5 cm (3/16 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Camel with Rider (Tomb Figure)
China, Sui dynasty (581-618) - Tang dynasty
1970.57Brown earthenware with polychromyOverall: 31.3 x 33.7 cm (12 5/16 x 13 1/4 in.)John L. Severance Fund©
Inlays for a Mirror or Box
China, Tang dynasty (618-907) - Song dynasty
1969.78Beaten silver with chased detailsOverall: 4.7 x 8.4 cm (1 7/8 x 3 5/16 in.); Irregular: 5.3 x 8.4 cm (2 1/16 x 3 5/16 in.); Part 1: 4.6 x 8.4 cm (1 13/16 x 3 5/16 in.); Part 2: 5.2 x 7.8 cm (2 1/16 x 3 1/16 in.); Part 3: 5.2 x 5.6 cm (2 1/16 x 2 3/16 in.); Part 4: 4.2 x 6.1 cm (1 5/8 x 2 3/8 in.); Part 5: 4.6 x 5.2 cm (1 13/16 x 2 1/16 in.)Gift of Eugene Victor ThawCCCC0
Inlay for a Mirror or Box: Lady and Mandolin
China, Tang dynasty (618-907) - Song dynasty
1969.78.1Beaten silver with chased detailsOverall: 4.6 x 8.4 cm (1 13/16 x 3 5/16 in.)Gift of Eugene Victor ThawCCCC0
Inlay for a Mirror or Box: Lady on a Bird
China, Tang dynasty (618-907) - Song dynasty
1969.78.2Beaten silver with chased detailsOverall: 5.2 x 7.8 cm (2 1/16 x 3 1/16 in.)Gift of Eugene Victor ThawCCCC0
Inlay for a Mirror or Box: shih-shih
China, Tang dynasty (618-907) - Song dynasty
1969.78.3Beaten silver with chased detailsOverall: 5.2 x 5.6 cm (2 1/16 x 2 3/16 in.)Gift of Eugene Victor ThawCCCC0
Inlay for a Mirror or Box: shih-shih
China, Tang dynasty (618-907) - Song dynasty
1969.78.4Beaten silver with chased detailsOverall: 4.2 x 6.1 cm (1 5/8 x 2 3/8 in.)Gift of Eugene Victor ThawCCCC0
Inlay for a Mirror or Box: shih-shih
China, Tang dynasty (618-907) - Song dynasty
1969.78.5Beaten silver with chased detailsOverall: 4.6 x 5.2 cm (1 13/16 x 2 1/16 in.)Gift of Eugene Victor ThawCCCC0
Inlay for a Mirror or Box: Lady on a Bird
China, Tang dynasty (618-907) - Song dynasty
1969.78.6Beaten silver with chased detailsOverall: 5.3 x 8.4 cm (2 1/16 x 3 5/16 in.)Gift of Eugene Victor ThawCCCC0
Inlay for a Mirror or Box: Lady and Flute
China, Tang dynasty (618-907) - Song dynasty
1969.78.7Beaten silver with chased detailsOverall: 4.7 x 8.4 cm (1 7/8 x 3 5/16 in.)Gift of Eugene Victor ThawCCCC0
Jar
China, Tang dynasty
1940.44PotteryOverall: 13.1 cm (5 3/16 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Mirror with Interlacing Dragons
China, Tang dynasty
1995.364BronzeDiameter: 16.9 cm (6 5/8 in.); Overall: 0.6 cm (1/4 in.); Rim: 0.6 cm (1/4 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Mirror with Four Running Animals
China, Tang dynasty
1995.338BronzeDiameter: 9.6 cm (3 3/4 in.); Overall: 0.9 cm (3/8 in.); Rim: 0.7 cm (1/4 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Lobed Mirror with Paired Phoenixes and Floral Displays
China, Tang dynasty
1995.348BronzeDiameter: 14.8 cm (5 13/16 in.); Overall: 1.1 cm (7/16 in.); Rim: 0.6 cm (1/4 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Animal-and-Grape Mirror with a Variety of Birds
China, Tang dynasty
1995.355BronzeDiameter: 13.9 cm (5 1/2 in.); Overall: 1.4 cm (9/16 in.); Rim: 1.4 cm (9/16 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Jar (Amphora) with Dragon Handles
China, Sui dynasty (581-618) to early Tang dynasty
1962.152Glazed stoneware with modeled and applied decorationDiameter: 20.3 cm (8 in.); Overall: 41.6 cm (16 3/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Ralph KingCCCC0
No image available
China, Tang dynasty
1972.37MarbleOverall: 22 x 25 cm (8 11/16 x 9 13/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Lobed Mirror of Three Delights
China, Tang dynasty
1995.363BronzeDiameter: 12.7 cm (5 in.); Overall: 0.9 cm (3/8 in.); Rim: 0.6 cm (1/4 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Octafoil Mirror with Hunters and Prey
China, Tang dynasty
1995.365BronzeDiameter: 20 cm (7 7/8 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Female Dancer:  Tomb Figurine
China, Tang dynasty
1983.26Earthenware with polychromyOverall: 33.2 cm (13 1/16 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Lion with Cub in Mouth
China, Tang dynasty
1940.47Earthenware with polychrome glazeOverall: 15.3 cm (6 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Quadrilobed Mirror with Wan Symbol
China, Tang dynasty
1995.362BronzeOverall: 0.9 x 14.3 cm (3/8 x 5 5/8 in.); Rim: 0.4 cm (3/16 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Lobed Mirror with Eight Blossoms
China, Tang dynasty
1995.359BronzeDiameter: 24.5 cm (9 5/8 in.); Overall: 0.9 cm (3/8 in.); Rim: 0.7 cm (1/4 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Octafoil Mirror with Riding Immortals and Rising Peaks
China, Tang dynasty
1995.344BronzeDiameter: 12.2 cm (4 13/16 in.); Overall: 0.8 cm (5/16 in.); Rim: 0.8 cm (5/16 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Corner Stone with Two Eleven-Headed Guanyin
China, Tang dynasty
1915.75StoneOverall: 35.6 x 24.2 cm (14 x 9 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Ralph KingCCCC0
Octafoil Mirror with Paired Phoenixes and Animals
China, Tang dynasty
1995.345BronzeDiameter: 12.3 cm (4 13/16 in.); Overall: 1 cm (3/8 in.); Rim: 0.8 cm (5/16 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Animal-and-Grape Mirror
China, Tang dynasty
1995.340BronzeDiameter: 11.7 cm (4 5/8 in.); Overall: 1.3 cm (1/2 in.); Rim: 1.2 cm (1/2 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Cruciform Mirror with Two Lions
China, Tang dynasty
1995.373BronzeOverall: 0.7 x 10.5 cm (1/4 x 4 1/8 in.); Rim: 0.4 cm (3/16 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Mirror with Three Pairs of Pixie around a Loti-form Knob
China, Tang dynasty
1995.335BronzeDiameter: 17.6 cm (6 15/16 in.); Overall: 1.5 cm (9/16 in.); Rim: 1.3 cm (1/2 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Lobed Mirror with Paired Phoenixes and Auspicious Animals
China, Tang dynasty
1995.350BronzeDiameter: 27.6 cm (10 7/8 in.); Overall: 1.2 cm (1/2 in.); Rim: 0.8 cm (5/16 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Mirror with Sparrows and Floral Sprays
China, Tang dynasty
1995.358BronzeDiameter: 9.3 cm (3 11/16 in.); Overall: 0.8 cm (5/16 in.); Rim: 0.8 cm (5/16 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Lobed Mirror with Paired Phoenixes and Floral Displays
China, Tang dynasty
1995.349BronzeDiameter: 15.6 cm (6 1/8 in.); Overall: 0.9 cm (3/8 in.); Rim: 0.6 cm (1/4 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Dancing Apsaras
China, late Tang dynasty (618-907) - Five dynasties
1953.356Dry lacquerOverall: 36.3 cm (14 5/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Clasp
China, Tang dynasty
1915.508BronzeOverall: 4.6 cm (1 13/16 in.)General Income FundCCCC0
Architectural Brick with Dancer in Relief
China, Henan province, Anyang, Xiudingsi pagoda, Tang dynasty
1921.263Molded terracotta with slip coatingOverall: 58 x 48.5 cm (22 13/16 x 19 1/8 in.)Gift of C. T. LooCCCC0
Groom (Tomb Figure)
China, Sui dynasty (581-618) - Tang dynasty
1970.58Buff earthenware with polychromyOverall: 21 x 8.3 cm (8 1/4 x 3 1/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Warrior in Sheet-Metal Armor
China, Tang dynasty
1915.626EarthenwareOverall: 43.5 cm (17 1/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Recumbent Bull
China, Tang dynasty
1985.74Gilt bronzeOverall: 3.5 x 7 cm (1 3/8 x 2 3/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Jar
China, Tang dynasty
1948.221Glazed pinkish-buff earthenwareOverall: 19.4 cm (7 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Jar with Handles: Yue ware
China, Tang dynasty
1983.78Gray stoneware with iron glazeDiameter: 22 cm (8 11/16 in.); Overall: 17.8 x 22.5 cm (7 x 8 7/8 in.)The Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Text of the Perfection of Wisdom (Mahāprajñāpāramitā) Sūtra
China, Tang dynasty
1933.454Album leaf, ink on dyed paperOverall: 26.2 x 9 cm (10 5/16 x 3 9/16 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Mi-lê:  Maitreya Buddha
China, Tang dynasty
1965.33LimestoneOverall: 33 x 20.4 cm (13 x 8 1/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Jar with Floral Decoration
China, Tang dynasty
1996.3StoneDiameter: 13.3 cm (5 1/4 in.)The Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Bodhisattva
China, Sui dynasty (581-618) - Tang dynasty
1986.242Stone with polychromy and gildingOverall: 40.2 cm (15 13/16 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Mirror with Paired Felines
China, Sui dynasty (581-618) - Tang dynasty
1926.249BronzeDiameter: 14.5 cm (5 11/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Bodhisattva
China, Shanxi province, Taiyuan, Tianlongshan caves, Cave 6, Tang dynasty
1983.76Light gray limestone with traces of polychromyOverall: 34.2 cm (13 7/16 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Buddha in the Preaching Attitude
China, Tang dynasty (618-907) - Song dynasty
1926.238FrescoOverall: 49 x 35 cm (19 5/16 x 13 3/4 in.)Gift of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Mirror with Handle, Decorated with "Double Happiness" and Five Bats
China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), workshop of Tang Wanheng
1995.401BrassDiameter: 16.5 cm (6 1/2 in.); Overall: 0.6 cm (1/4 in.); Rim: 0.6 cm (1/4 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Mirror
China, Tang dynasty
1915.605Bronze with silver inlay in lacquerDiameter: 11.8 cm (4 5/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
No image available
China, from Lung-mên, Tang dynasty
1915.311Dark gray limestoneOverall: 24.9 x 17.2 x 9 cm (9 13/16 x 6 3/4 x 3 9/16 in.)Worcester R. Warner CollectionCCCC0
Mirror
China, Tang dynasty
1915.603Bronze with silver inlay in lacquerDiameter: 11.8 cm (4 5/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Censer
China, Tang dynasty
1949.157Gilt bronzeOverall: 23.8 x 14.3 cm (9 3/8 x 5 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
No image available
China, Tang dynasty
1949.157.aGilt bronzeOverall: 23.8 x 14.3 cm (9 3/8 x 5 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
No image available
China, Tang dynasty
1949.157.bGilt bronzeOverall: 23.8 x 14.3 cm (9 3/8 x 5 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Mask
China, Tang dynasty
1958.426EarthenwareOverall: 17.2 x 14 cm (6 3/4 x 5 1/2 in.)Gift of Samuel EilenbergCCCC0
Buckle
China, Tang dynasty
1915.403SilverOverall: 5.8 cm (2 5/16 in.)General Income FundCCCC0
Knot Picker
China, Tang dynasty
1952.489JadeOverall: 2.8 cm (1 1/8 in.)Anonymous GiftCCCC0
Animal-and-Grape Mirror
China, Tang dynasty
1995.352BronzeDiameter: 11.2 cm (4 7/16 in.); Overall: 1.3 cm (1/2 in.); Rim: 1.1 cm (7/16 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Jar with Applied Floral Decoration
China, Tang dynasty
2017.14Glazed earthenware, sancai (three-color ware)Overall: 20.2 x 28.5 cm (7 15/16 x 11 1/4 in.)Gift of Donna and James ReidCCCC0
Bowl
China, Tang dynasty
1974.272Glazed earthenwareDiameter: 10.1 cm (4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Gilbert P. SchaferCCCC0
No image available
China, Tang dynasty
1985.374MarbleOverall: 15.9 cm (6 1/4 in.)The Kelvin Smith Collection, given by Mrs. Kelvin SmithCCCC0
Mirror
China, Tang dynasty
1915.609Bronze with silver inlay in lacquerOverall: 17.8 x 17.8 cm (7 x 7 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Stem Dish
China, Tang dynasty
1917.303Glazed cream-white stonewareDiameter: 13.2 cm (5 3/16 in.); Overall: 9.5 cm (3 3/4 in.)John L. Severance CollectionCCCC0
Hexafoil Mirror with Floral Interlaces, a Phoenix, and Running Animals
China, Tang dynasty
1995.347BronzeDiameter: 20 cm (7 7/8 in.); Overall: 1 cm (3/8 in.); Rim: 0.8 cm (5/16 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Ewer
China, Hunan province, Tang dynasty
2005.57Stoneware with olive-green glaze and ironbrown splashes, Changsha wareOverall: 29.2 x 19.8 cm (11 1/2 x 7 13/16 in.); Diameter of rim: 10.3 cm (4 1/16 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Boy
China, Tang dynasty (618-907) - Song dynasty
1953.244JadeOverall: 4 cm (1 9/16 in.)Gift of Ralph M. ChaitCCCC0
Jar with Four Loop-Handles
China, Sui dynasty (581-618) - Tang dynasty
1954.371Glazed gray stonewareOverall: 25.5 cm (10 1/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Bowl:  Southern White Ware
China, Tang dynasty (618-907) - Five dynasties
1918.470Glazed porcelainDiameter: 21.6 cm (8 1/2 in.); Overall: 11.9 cm (4 11/16 in.)Gift of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Chan: Oval Shaped Shallow Cup
China, Tang dynasty (618-907) - Five dynasties
1962.262Glazed gray stoneware, Yue wareDiameter: 14.6 cm (5 3/4 in.); Overall: 3.8 cm (1 1/2 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Jar:  Black Ware
China, Henan province, Huangdao kilns, Tang dynasty
1915.381Glazed stonewareDiameter: 26 cm (10 1/4 in.); Overall: 29.3 cm (11 9/16 in.)Gift of Ralph KingCCCC0
No image available
China, Tang dynasty
1975.63LimestoneOverall: 119 x 69 x 10 cm (46 7/8 x 27 3/16 x 3 15/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Lamp Stand with Coiling Dragons and Lotus Design
China, Sui dynasty (581-618) to early Tang dynasty
2017.13Glazed earthenware, sancai (three-color ware)Height: 22.8 cm (9 in.)Gift of Donna and James ReidCCCC0
No image available
China, Tang dynasty
1959.184Limestone with carved decorationOverall: 33 x 17.8 cm (13 x 7 in.)Gift of Severance and Greta MillikinCCCC0
Jar:  Brown ware
China, Northern, Tang dynasty (618-907) - Five dynasties
1959.47Glazed pinkish-buff stonewareDiameter: 25.9 cm (10 3/16 in.); Overall: 27.3 cm (10 3/4 in.)Cornelia Blakemore Warner FundCCCC0