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Mirror with a Floral Vine

8th century

Gilt bronze with inlaid turquoise and crystal

2 7/8 in. (7.3 cm)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1953.27.29
Geography: 
China
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Tang dynasty (618–907 C.E.)
Classification: 
Tools and Equipment
Provenance: 

Mrs. William H. Moore (1858–1955), New York, to 1953; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

Sueji Umehara, Shina-kodo Seikwa (Osaka, Japan: Yamanaka & Company, 1933), 2,2 pl. 134 G.

George J. Lee, Selected Far Eastern Art in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1970), 10–11, no. 13, ill.

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