Historical period(s)
Western Han dynasty, 200 BCE -100 BCE
H x W x D: 28 x 4.7 x 2.8 cm (11 x 1 7/8 x 1 1/8 in)
China, Yunnan province
Credit Line
Gift of an anonymous donor
Freer Study Collection
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Metalwork, Weapon and Armament

Weapon: spearhead

China, Western Han dynasty (206 BCE - 9 CE)

To 1997
Private collection, Ossining, New York. [1]

From 1997
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of an anonymous donor, Ossining, New York. [2]


[1] See Deed of Gift, copy in object file, Collections Management Office.

[2] See note 1.

Previous Owner(s) and Custodian(s)

Dr. and Mrs. George Fan

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