Bowl Lid

Object Number:38-20-2B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: China
Period: Tang Dynasty
Date Made: Tang Dynasty
Early Date: 960
Late Date: 1279
Height: 3.2 cm
Outside Diameter:24.6 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Ralph Chait, 1938


Lid for bowl (38-20-2A). Solid silver with floral pattern in gold niello. Cover had ring (now missing) around slightly rounded top and sides; flat rim with short vertical overhang.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Chinese Halls (1941 - 1966) View Objects in Exhibition
Discovering the Past: Highlights from the University Museum (IBM) (20 Jun 1989 - 20 Aug 1989) View Objects in Exhibition


[Article] Sweetman, John. 1985. "Chinese Gold and Silver from the Tang Dynasty in American Collections". Oriental Art. Vol. XXXI. no. No. 1. pg. 70-75 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pg. 75, fig. 9View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue] Kelley, Clarence W. 1984. Chinese Gold & Silver in American Collections: Tang Dynasty, A.D. 618-907.. Dayton Art Institute. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Fig. 15View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Jayne, Horace H. 1941. "The Chinese Collections of The University Museum: A Handbook of the Principal Objects". The University Museum Bulletin. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 9. no. 2-3. pg. 9-50 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pg. 40, fig. 32View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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