[One of a] pair of mat weights in seated human form

Chinese
Western Han dynasty
1st century B.C.


Dimensions

7 cm (2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1987.92

Medium or Technique

Cast bronze inlaid with gold and silver

On View

Paul and Helen Bernat Galleries (Gallery 273)

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Metalwork

Provenance

1987, Dr. Roberta Carroll and Mr. Joseph P. Carroll; sold by Mr. Joseph P. Carroll to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 25, 1987)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds from the Charles Bain Hoyt Fund and donated anonymously