SPECIAL ADVISORY: The Yale University Art Gallery is open to the public with expanded hours on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays and offers access to Yale ID holders on weekdays. Learn More

Asian Art

Belt Plaque with Antlered Deer

6th–3rd century B.C.E.

Bronze with remnants of gilding

1 15/16 × 3 3/16 × 1/8 in. (5 × 8.1 × 0.3 cm)
Gift of the Rubin-Ladd Foundation, under the bequest of Ester R. Portnow
2010.205.9
Geography: 
Geography China
Culture: 
China, Ordos, Inner Mongolia
Classification: 
Apparel/Costume
Provenance: 

Throckmorton Fine Arts, New York; purchased on 4/1/2003 by The Rubin-Ladd Foundation, Georgetown, Conn. and New York; gift in 2010 to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.