Pair of ceremonial spoons

Chinese
Tang dynasty
late 8th century A.D.


Dimensions

Overall: 8.4 x 24.5cm (3 5/16 x 9 5/8in.)

Accession Number

2002.103.1-2

Medium or Technique

Gilded silver

On View

Paul and Helen Bernat Gallery (Gallery 274)

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Metalwork

Provenance

Aquired by dealer from old Japanese private collection

Credit Line

Edward Sylvester Morse Memorial Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated anonymously, and Mary S. and Edward Jackson Holmes Fund