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Location: 241B Arts of Ancient China (19)
Monster Face: Door Ring Holder (Pushou)
China, Henan province, Northern Dynasties period
1930.731CCCC0
TLV Mirror with Multiple Nipples
China, Xin dynasty
1995.298CCCC0
Mirror with Deities, Chariot, and the White Tiger
China, Eastern Han dynasty
1995.332CCCC0
Mirror with Clouds and Nebulae
China, Western Han dynasty
1995.288CCCC0
Mat Weight in the Form of a Bear
China, Western Han dynasty
1994.203CCCC0
Tripod Container with Dragon-Head Handle (Zhadou)
China, Southern and Northern Dynasties period
1983.214CCCC0
Jar (Hu)
China, probably Zhejiang province, Han dynasty
1954.370CCCC0
Dog
China, Eastern Han dynasty
1983.1CCCC0
Jar (Hu)
China, probably Henan province, Western Han dynasty
1989.15CCCC0
Mortuary Figures of the Zodiac Signs
China, Northern Wei dynasty
1972.76CCCC0
Mortuary Figure of the Zodiac Sign: Rat (Aries)
China, Northern Wei dynasty
1972.76.1CCCC0
Mortuary Figure of the Zodiac Sign: Ox (Taurus)
China, Northern Wei dynasty
1972.76.2CCCC0
Mortuary Figure of the Zodiac Sign: Tiger (Gemini)
China, Northern Wei dynasty
1972.76.3CCCC0
Mortuary Figure of the Zodiac Sign: Hare (Cancer)
China, Northern Wei dynasty
1972.76.4CCCC0
Mortuary Figure of the Zodiac Sign:  Dragon (Leo)
China, Northern Wei dynasty
1972.76.5CCCC0
Mortuary Figure of the Zodiac Sign: Serpent (Virgo)
China, Northern Wei dynasty
1972.76.6CCCC0
Mortuary Figure of the Zodiac Sign: Horse (Libra)
China, Northern Wei dynasty
1972.76.7CCCC0
Mortuary Figure of the Zodiac Sign: Sheep (Scorpio)
China, Northern Wei dynasty
1972.76.8CCCC0
Mortuary Figure of the Zodiac Sign: Cock (Capricorn)
China, Northern Wei dynasty
1972.76.10CCCC0
Mortuary Figure of the Zodiac Sign: Dog (Aquarius)
China, Northern Wei dynasty
1972.76.11CCCC0
Mortuary Figure of the Zodiac Sign: Boar (Pisces)
China, Northern Wei dynasty
1972.76.12CCCC0
Watchtower
China, Eastern Han dynasty
1989.71CCCC0
Winged Chimera (Bixie)
China, Southern and Northern Dynasties period
1980.184CCCC0
Seated Amitayus Buddha
China, Northern Qi dynasty
1915.334.1CCCC0
Fang Xuanling Pedestal
China, Tang dynasty
1915.334.2CCCC0
Section of a Coffin Platform: Feline
China, Northern Qi dynasty
1982.260.aCCCC0
Section of a Coffin Platform: Dragon
China, Northern Qi dynasty
1982.260.eCCCC0
Sections of a Coffin Platform
China, Northern Qi dynasty
1982.260CCCC0
Covered Jar with Carved Lotus Petals
China, Northern Dynasties period
2017.16CCCC0
Incense Burner (Boshan Lu)
China, Western Han dynasty
1986.46CCCC0
No image available
China, Western Han dynasty
1986.46.aCCCC0
No image available
China, Western Han dynasty
1986.46.bCCCC0
Funerary Urn (Hunping)
China, Western Jin dynasty
1988.21CCCC0
Belt Buckle with Animals
China, Ordos region, Western Han dynasty
1952.115CCCC0
Belt Buckle with Animals
China, Ordos region, Western Han dynasty
1952.116CCCC0
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Monster Face: Door Ring Holder (Pushou)
China, Henan province, Northern Dynasties period
1930.731Gilt bronzeOverall: 13.6 x 20 cm (5 3/8 x 7 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
TLV Mirror with Multiple Nipples
China, Xin dynasty
1995.298BronzeDiameter: 16.9 cm (6 5/8 in.); Overall: 1.1 cm (7/16 in.); Rim: 0.5 cm (3/16 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Mirror with Deities, Chariot, and the White Tiger
China, Eastern Han dynasty
1995.332BronzeDiameter: 18.3 cm (7 3/16 in.); Overall: 1.7 cm (11/16 in.); Rim: 0.9 cm (3/8 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Mirror with Clouds and Nebulae
China, Western Han dynasty
1995.288BronzeDiameter: 10 cm (3 15/16 in.); Overall: 1.2 cm (1/2 in.); Rim: 0.4 cm (3/16 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Mat Weight in the Form of a Bear
China, Western Han dynasty
1994.203Gilt bronzeOverall: 15.7 x 14.6 x 17.3 cm (6 3/16 x 5 3/4 x 6 13/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Tripod Container with Dragon-Head Handle (Zhadou)
China, Southern and Northern Dynasties period
1983.214BronzeOverall: 22.8 cm (9 in.); Diameter of mouth with rim: 15.5 cm (6 1/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Jar (Hu)
China, probably Zhejiang province, Han dynasty
1954.370Glazed stoneware with incised and applied decorationDiameter: 39.4 cm (15 1/2 in.); Overall: 45.7 cm (18 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Dog
China, Eastern Han dynasty
1983.1Earthenware with lead glazeOverall: 36.5 cm (14 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Jar (Hu)
China, probably Henan province, Western Han dynasty
1989.15Earthenware with slip and painted decorationOverall: 48.2 cm (19 in.)The Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Mortuary Figures of the Zodiac Signs
China, Northern Wei dynasty
1972.76Gray earthenware with traces of slipOverall: 22.6 cm (8 7/8 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Mortuary Figure of the Zodiac Sign: Rat (Aries)
China, Northern Wei dynasty
1972.76.1Gray earthenware with traces of slipOverall: 22.6 cm (8 7/8 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Mortuary Figure of the Zodiac Sign: Ox (Taurus)
China, Northern Wei dynasty
1972.76.2Gray earthenware with traces of slipOverall: 22.6 cm (8 7/8 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Mortuary Figure of the Zodiac Sign: Tiger (Gemini)
China, Northern Wei dynasty
1972.76.3Gray earthenware with traces of slipOverall: 22.6 cm (8 7/8 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Mortuary Figure of the Zodiac Sign: Hare (Cancer)
China, Northern Wei dynasty
1972.76.4Gray earthenware with traces of slipOverall: 22.6 cm (8 7/8 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Mortuary Figure of the Zodiac Sign:  Dragon (Leo)
China, Northern Wei dynasty
1972.76.5Gray earthenware with traces of slipOverall: 22.6 cm (8 7/8 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Mortuary Figure of the Zodiac Sign: Serpent (Virgo)
China, Northern Wei dynasty
1972.76.6Gray earthenware with traces of slipOverall: 22.6 cm (8 7/8 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Mortuary Figure of the Zodiac Sign: Horse (Libra)
China, Northern Wei dynasty
1972.76.7Gray earthenware with traces of slipOverall: 22.6 cm (8 7/8 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Mortuary Figure of the Zodiac Sign: Sheep (Scorpio)
China, Northern Wei dynasty
1972.76.8Gray earthenware with traces of slipOverall: 22.6 cm (8 7/8 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Mortuary Figure of the Zodiac Sign: Monkey (Sagittarius)
China, Northern Wei dynasty
1972.76.9Gray earthenware with traces of slipOverall: 22.6 cm (8 7/8 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Mortuary Figure of the Zodiac Sign: Cock (Capricorn)
China, Northern Wei dynasty
1972.76.10Gray earthenware with traces of slipOverall: 22.6 cm (8 7/8 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Mortuary Figure of the Zodiac Sign: Dog (Aquarius)
China, Northern Wei dynasty
1972.76.11Gray earthenware with traces of slipOverall: 22.6 cm (8 7/8 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Mortuary Figure of the Zodiac Sign: Boar (Pisces)
China, Northern Wei dynasty
1972.76.12Gray earthenware with traces of slipOverall: 22.6 cm (8 7/8 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Watchtower
China, Eastern Han dynasty
1989.71Earthenware with lead glazeDiameter: 39 cm (15 3/8 in.); Overall: 54.3 cm (21 3/8 in.)The Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Winged Chimera (Bixie)
China, Southern and Northern Dynasties period
1980.184BronzeOverall: 6.7 x 7 cm (2 5/8 x 2 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund; Bequests of Leonard C. Hanna Jr. and John L. Severance; Gifts of Francis F. Prentiss and the Worcester R. Warner Collection by exchangeCCCC0
Seated Amitayus Buddha
China, Northern Qi dynasty
1915.334.1MarbleOverall: 110 x 66.1 cm (43 5/16 x 26 in.)Worcester R. Warner CollectionCCCC0
Fang Xuanling Pedestal
China, Tang dynasty
1915.334.2MarbleOverall: 66 cm (26 in.)Worcester R. Warner CollectionCCCC0
Section of a Coffin Platform: Feline
China, Northern Qi dynasty
1982.260.aLimestoneOverall: 45.7 x 211.4 x 10.8 cm (18 x 83 1/4 x 4 1/4 in.); Panel: 45.7 x 27.3 x 10.8 cm (18 x 10 3/4 x 4 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Oscar LangeCCCC0
Section of a Coffin Platform: Dragon
China, Northern Qi dynasty
1982.260.eLimestoneOverall: 45.7 x 211.4 x 10.8 cm (18 x 83 1/4 x 4 1/4 in.); Panel: 45.7 x 26.3 x 10.8 cm (18 x 10 3/8 x 4 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Oscar LangeCCCC0
Sections of a Coffin Platform
China, Northern Qi dynasty
1982.260LimestoneOverall: 45.7 x 211.4 x 10.8 cm (18 x 83 1/4 x 4 1/4 in.); Panel: 45.7 x 27.3 x 10.8 cm (18 x 10 3/4 x 4 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Oscar LangeCCCC0
Covered Jar with Carved Lotus Petals
China, Northern Dynasties period
2017.16Glazed stonewareLid: 2.8 x 14.1 cm (1 1/8 x 5 9/16 in.); vessel only: 21.8 x 24.3 cm (8 9/16 x 9 9/16 in.)Gift of Donna and James ReidCCCC0
Cylindrical Container with Cover (Lian)
China, Han dynasty
1972.44Gilt bronze with openwork and chased designsDiameter: 16 cm (6 5/16 in.); Overall: 17.2 cm (6 3/4 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
No image available
China, Han dynasty
1972.44.aGilt bronze with openwork and chased designsDiameter: 16 cm (6 5/16 in.); Overall: 17.2 cm (6 3/4 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
No image available
China, Han dynasty
1972.44.bGilt bronze with openwork and chased designsDiameter: 16 cm (6 5/16 in.); Overall: 17.2 cm (6 3/4 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Incense Burner (Boshan Lu)
China, Western Han dynasty
1986.46BronzeDiameter: 9.9 cm (3 7/8 in.); Overall: 18.4 cm (7 1/4 in.); Lid: 7.8 x 9.1 cm (3 1/16 x 3 9/16 in.); Container: 11.3 cm (4 7/16 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
No image available
China, Western Han dynasty
1986.46.aBronzeDiameter: 9.9 cm (3 7/8 in.); Overall: 18.4 cm (7 1/4 in.); Lid: 7.8 x 9.1 cm (3 1/16 x 3 9/16 in.); Container: 11.3 cm (4 7/16 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
No image available
China, Western Han dynasty
1986.46.bBronzeDiameter: 9.9 cm (3 7/8 in.); Overall: 18.4 cm (7 1/4 in.); Lid: 7.8 x 9.1 cm (3 1/16 x 3 9/16 in.); Container: 11.3 cm (4 7/16 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Funerary Urn (Hunping)
China, Western Jin dynasty
1988.21Green-glazed stoneware with molded and sculpted decorationDiameter: 28.8 cm (11 5/16 in.); Overall: 52.1 cm (20 1/2 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Belt Buckle with Animals
China, Ordos region, Western Han dynasty
1952.115Gilt bronzeOverall: 6.1 x 11.8 cm (2 3/8 x 4 5/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Belt Buckle with Animals
China, Ordos region, Western Han dynasty
1952.116Gilt bronzeOverall: 6.1 x 11.8 cm (2 3/8 x 4 5/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0