Tomb lining tile

Historical period(s)
Wei kingdom, Period of Division, 220-265
Unglazed earthenware
H x W x D: 38.2 x 38.5 x 6.3 cm (15 1/16 x 15 3/16 x 2 1/2 in)
Credit Line
Gift of Eugene and Agnes E. Meyer
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view


China, earthenware, horse, man, Period of Division (220 - 589), tomb, Wei kingdom (220 - 265)

From at least 1967 to 1968
Eugene Meyer (1875-1959) and Agnes E. Meyer (1887-1970), Washington, DC, and Mt. Kisco, NY [1]

From 1968
Freer Gallery of Art, given by Agnes E. Meyer, 1968 [2]


[1] The object is included in Agnes E. Meyer’s Deed of Gift, listed as no. 39 in the document’s Annex, dated July 24, 1967, copy in object file.

[2] See Agnes E. Meyer’s Deed of Gift, cited in note 1.

Previous Owner(s) and Custodian(s)

Eugene and Agnes E. Meyer (1875-1959) and (1887-1970)

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