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Mirror with Images of Purity and Immortality and “Lion and Grapevine” Design

A work made of bronze.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of bronze.

Date:

Tang dynasty (618–907), 8th century

Artist:

China

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Title

Mirror with Images of Purity and Immortality and “Lion and Grapevine” Design

Place

China (Artist's nationality:)

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Artist's working dates 700 CE–800 CE

Medium

Bronze

Dimensions

Diam. 17.4 (6.8 in.); d. 0.6 cm (0.2 in.)

Credit Line

Samuel M. Nickerson Endowment

Reference Number

1932.45

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