Tomb figure of a barking dog

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Previous custodian or owner
John Fenning (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854 - 1919)
Provenance
To 1917
John Fenning, New York, to 1917 [1]
From 1917 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from John Fenning in 1917 [2]
From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
Notes:
[1] See Original Pottery List, L. 2522, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
[2] See note 1.
[3] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Restrictions & Rights
Copyright with museum
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
early 1st-early 3rd century
Period
Eastern Han dynasty
Accession Number
F1917.216a-b
Topic
Eastern Han dynasty (25 - 220)
funerary
dog
China
earthenware
Chinese Art
Origin
China
Medium
Earthenware with copper-green lead-silicate glaze
Dimensions
H x W: 25 x 27.7 cm (9 13/16 x 10 7/8 in)
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Type
Ceramic
Sculpture