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Asian Art

Pair of Deer-Shaped Garment Plaques

5th–3rd century B.C.E.

Gold

1 7/16 × 1 15/16 × 3/16 in. (3.7 × 5 × 0.4 cm) 1 7/16 × 2 × 3/16 in. (3.7 × 5.1 × 0.4 cm)
Gift of the Rubin-Ladd Foundation under the bequest of Ester R. Portnow
2010.205.12a-b
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
China, Ordos, Inner Mongolia, Siberia
Classification: 
Apparel/Costume
Provenance: 

Purchased from T. K. Oriental 3/23/2003

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