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Ornament, one of a pair


Artist Unknown (China)


7th-10th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G208
Ornament, one of a pair, Artist Unknown (China)
: Rare Collection of Chinese Gold Given in Memory of Charles Stinson Pillsbury
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Adornment | Silver
Size: 3 x 2 3/4 in. (7.62 x 7 cm)
Creation Place: Asia, China
Culture: Asia, China
Style: T'ang dynasty, 7th-10th century
Physical Description: one of a pair of ornaments, Feng Huang (phoenix), stamped on back, open work.
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Mrs. Charles S. Pillsbury, Phillip Winston Pillsbury, Mary Stinson Pillsbury Lord, Katherine Stevens Pillsbury McKee and Helen Winston Pillsbury Becker in memory of Charles S. Pillsbury
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009