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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1943.52.55.A
Title
Tally in the Form of a Recumbent Tiger (One of a Pair)
Other Titles
Alternate Title: hu fu
Classification
Tools and Equipment
Work Type
tool/equipment
Date
1st-3rd century
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, China
Period
Han dynasty, Eastern Han period, 25-220 CE
Culture
Chinese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/204281
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Cast bronze with engraved designs and inscription
Dimensions
H. 4.7 x L. 9.5 x W. 2.4 cm (1 7/8 x 3 3/4 x 15/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: inscription
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Bequest of Grenville L. Winthrop
Accession Year
1943
Object Number
1943.52.55.A
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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