Funerary tile

Historical period(s)
Han dynasty, 100 BCE-100 CE
Unglazed earthenware
H x W x D: 20 × 93.2 × 13.9 cm (7 7/8 × 36 11/16 × 5 1/2 in)
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Freer Gallery of Art Collection
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view

Tomb tile

Carl Whiting Bishop collection, China, funerary, Han dynasty (206 BCE - 220 CE)

From 1923
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased by Carl Whiting Bishop on Sept. 1, 1923 [1]


[1] Transferred from the Bishop Collection; formerly T-5.1 (according to the Freer Gallery of Art Purchase List After 1920). Also see the Bishop Collection file, Collections Management Office.

Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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