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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1955.140
Title
Eight-Lobed Mirror with Relief Decoration of Two Phoenixes, a Galloping Qilin Bearing a Fruiting Grape Branch, and a Bird on a Fruiting Grape Branch
Classification
Mirrors
Work Type
mirror
Date
Tang or Ming dynasty, 8th century or 15th-early 17th century
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, China
Culture
Chinese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/203308
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Cast bronze
Dimensions
Diam. 22.5 cm (8 7/8 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Meta and Paul J. Sachs in memory of Langdon Warner
Accession Year
1955
Object Number
1955.140
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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