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Check for portfolio Record Title Artist Physical Description Artist Life Dates Century Object Creation Date Accession Number Medium and Support
Full Record: x-1961-sl-2.56/1961_2.56.JPG

Mirror, TLV type

Artist Unknown, China

2nd century BCE-2nd century CE

206 BCE - 220 CE

1961/2.56

bronze

rank 7.45246

Full Record: x-1974-sl-1.168/1974_1.168.JPG

Mirror with animal motifs and eight-character inscription

Artist Unknown, China

bronze mirrorr with two columns of auspicious inscriptions for career promotion and healthy offsprings in eight characters separated by the central knob, which is, in turn, surrounded by stylized mystical animal motif on both side.

2nd century BCE-2nd century CE

1974/1.168

cast bronze with malachite and silver patina

rank 7.45246

Full Record: x-1964-sl-2.100/1964_2.100.JPG

Mirror, “Illumination” type

Artist Unknown, China

2nd century BCE-2nd century CE

206 BCE - 220 CE

1964/2.100

bronze with green patina

rank 7.45246

Full Record: x-1974-sl-1.152/1974_1.152.JPG

Daiguo (belt hook) with dragon motif

Artist Unknown, China

2nd century BCE-2nd century CE

206 BCE - 220 CE

1974/1.152

bronze with inlaid copper?

rank 7.45246

Full Record: x-1990-sl-1.212/1990_1.212.JPG

Cocoon-shaped hu (wine storage jar) with painted designs of stylized clouds

Artist Unknown, China

2nd century BCE-2nd century CE

206 BCE - 220 CE

1990/1.212

earthenware with polychrome decoration

rank 7.45246

Full Record: x-1990-sl-1.214/1990_1.214.JPG

Model of a pig pen

Artist Unknown, China

2nd century BCE-2nd century CE

206 BCE - 220 CE

1990/1.214

earthenware, red, with green lead glaze

rank 7.45246

Full Record: x-1974-sl-1.151/1974_1_151.JPG

Daiguo (belt hook) with animal mask motif

Artist Unknown, China

2nd century BCE-2nd century CE

206 BCE - 220 CE

1974/1.151

bronze with inlaid gold and silver and semi-precious stones

rank 7.45246

Full Record: x-1980-sl-2.286/1980_2.286.JPG

Yakshi

Artist Unknown, India

2nd century BCE-2nd century CE

1st century BCE

1980/2.286

terracotta

rank 7.45246

Head and Torso of a Male Figure

Artist Unknown, India

2nd century BCE-2nd century CE

1st century BCE

1980/2.284

terracotta

rank 7.45246

Full Record: x-1969-sl-2.84/1969_2.84.JPG

Horse Head

Artist Unknown, China

2nd century

1st century - 2nd century

1969/2.84

earthenware with traces of polychrome paint

rank 6.06026

Full Record: x-1973-sl-2.30/1973_2.30.JPG

Hill jar censer lid, with stylized mountains

Artist Unknown, China

2nd century

1st century - 2nd century

1973/2.30

stoneware with green glaze

rank 6.06026

Full Record: x-1974-sl-1.169/1974_1.169.JPG

Horse head

Artist Unknown, China

2nd century

1st century - 2nd century

1974/1.169

earthenware

rank 6.06026

Full Record: x-1979-sl-2.7/1979_2.7.JPG

Ceramic roof tile

Artist Unknown, China

2nd century

2nd century

1979/2.7

earthenware, unglazed

rank 6.06026

Full Record: x-1993-sl-1.56.1-2/1993_1.56.1-2.JPG

Lian (covered cylindrical container) with bear-shaped feet

Artist Unknown, China

2nd century

1st century - 2nd century

1993/1.56.1-2

earthenware, red, with green lead glaze

rank 6.06026

Full Record: x-1993-sl-1.95/1993_1.95.JPG

Storage Jar with Green Glaze on Shoulder and Animal Mask Handles

Artist Unknown, China

2nd century

circa 2nd century

1993/1.95

stoneware with ash glaze on rim and shoulder

rank 6.06026

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.243/1997_1.243.JPG

Long-necked hu (wine storage jar) with taotie masks and ring handles

Artist Unknown, China

2nd century

2nd century

1997/1.243

bronze

rank 6.06026

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.252/1997_1.252.JPG

Fang hu (squared wine vessel) with low-relief taotie masks

Artist Unknown, China

2nd century

2nd century

1997/1.252

bronze

rank 6.06026

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.237a-amp-amp-sem-b/1997_1.237A-B.JPG

Dui (food container), with lid

Artist Unknown, China

2nd century

2nd century

1997/1.237A&B

bronze

rank 6.06026

Full Record: x-2000-sl-2.1/2000_2.1.JPG

Journey of the Soul to the Paradise of the Queen Mother of the West

Artist Unknown, China

Limestone slab carved bas-relief with six registers. The lower register depicts a chariot procession above fish-inhabited waters. The central three registers depict figures carrying out funerary rites. The top register shows a winged creature with a human face flanked by two writhing dragons and other animals, including two rabbits and a nine-tailed fox.

2nd century

2nd century

2000/2.1

carved limestone slab

rank 6.06026

Full Record: x-1979-sl-1.147/1979_1.147.JPG

Yaksha

India, Madhya Pradesh, Mathura

2nd century

2nd century

1979/1.147

red sandstone

rank 6.06026

Full Record: x-2002-sl-2.350/2002_2.350.JPG

Nagaraja (Serpent king)

India, Madhya Pradesh, Mathura

2nd century

circa 2nd century

2002/2.350

mottled red sandstone

rank 6.06026

Full Record: x-1980-sl-2.285/1980_2.285.JPG

Yakshi and attendant

Artist Unknown, India, North India

This broken fragment depicts a now headless goddess or yakshi standing with a much smaller male attendant. She wears a necklace, bracelets and a girdle consisting of three rows of small round shapes. She stands with her left hand at her waist and the right hand next to the head of her attendant. He wears a turban and large earrings and a belt of a single line of round shapes. They both wear diaphanous lower garments that make them appear nude with both of them with their genitals exposed. The fragment is broken above the male figure’s knees and below the yakshi’s knees.

2nd century

2nd century

1980/2.285

terracotta

rank 6.06026

Full Record: x-1969-sl-2.86/1969_2.86.JPG

Sancai (Three-Color) Jar with Peacock Feather Design

Artist Unknown, China

1st-2nd century

1st century - 2nd century

1969/2.86

earthenware, red, w/ green lead glaze, partially calcinated, possibly varnished?

rank 5.99289

Full Record: x-1993-sl-1.83/1993_1_83_VIEW1.JPG

Long-necked hu (wine storage jar) with molded low-relief taotie masks at the waist and bands of grooved decoration

Artist Unknown, China

lead glazed jar of deep green color, flared neck, and globular body

1st-2nd century

1st century - 2nd century

1993/1.83

Red earthenware with green lead glaze

rank 5.99289

Full Record: x-1993-sl-1.96/1993_1.96.JPG

Dog

Artist Unknown, China

pottery model of a standing dog, as part of the grave furnishing in a Han tomb

1st-2nd century

1st century - 2nd century

1993/1.96

earthenware with traces of polychrome pigments

rank 5.99289

Full Record: x-ua2005.150/UA_2005_150.JPG

Horse Torso

Artist Unknown, China

1st-2nd century

1st century - 2nd century

UA2005.150

earthenware with traces of polychrome

rank 5.99289

Full Record: x-ua2005.149/UA_2005_149.JPG

Horse Torso

Artist Unknown, China

1st-2nd century

1st century - 2nd century

UA2005.149

earthenware with traces of polychrome

rank 5.99289

Full Record: x-1996-sl-2.26/1996_2_26.JPG

Buddha, seated in the padmasana pose, in dhyana mudra (architectural fragment)

Gandhara (ancient Pakistan and Afghanistan)

2nd-3rd century

2nd century - 3rd century

1996/2.26

black schist with light brown patina

rank 5.99289

Full Record: x-1997-sl-2.36/1997_2.36.JPG

Scenes from the Life of the Buddha: Adoration of the Buddha Dimpakara, Conception, Prophecy, Birth (architectural fragment)

Gandhara (ancient Pakistan and Afghanistan)

A curved stone, originally a facing on the drum of a small stupa, carved with a narrative scene.

2nd-3rd century

2nd century - 3rd century

1997/2.36

stone

rank 5.99289

Full Record: x-1997-sl-2.37/1997_2.37.JPG

Scene from the Life of the Buddha: Conception (architectural fragment)

Gandhara (ancient Pakistan and Afghanistan)

A curved stone, originally a facing on the drum of a small stupa, carved with a narrative scene.

2nd-3rd century

2nd century - 3rd century

1997/2.37

stone

rank 5.99289

Full Record: x-1996-sl-2.32/1996_2_32.JPG

Head of a Buddha

Gandhara (ancient Pakistan and Afghanistan)

2nd-3rd century

2nd century - 3rd century

1996/2.32

gray schist

rank 5.99289

Full Record: x-1996-sl-2.45/1996_2.45.JPG

Maitreya, head

Gandhara (ancient Pakistan and Afghanistan)

1st-2nd century

1st century - 2nd century

1996/2.45

stucco

rank 5.99289

Full Record: x-1961-sl-2.83/1961_2.83.JPG

Buddha, seated in the padmasana pose, in dhyana mudra, attended by Indra

Artist Unknown, Gandhara (Ancient Pakistan and Afghanistan)

A fragment of a stucco relief sculpture.

2nd-4th century

100-399

1961/2.83

stucco relief with traces of polychromy

rank 5.99289

Full Record: x-1972-sl-2.42/1972_2.42.JPG

Devotees of the Buddha (fragment of a frieze from a stupa, from Nagarjunakonda?)

India, Andhra Pradesh

2nd-3rd century

2nd century - 3rd century

1972/2.42

limestone

rank 5.99289

Celebratory couple, fragment of railing from a Buddhist Stupa

India, Madhya Pradesh, Mathura

2nd-3rd century

2nd century - 3rd century

1996/2.33

mottled red sandstone

rank 5.99289

Full Record: x-1964-sl-1.80/1964_1.80.JPG

Jar with narrow foot and neck, wide mouth

Artist Unknown, Japan

1st-2nd century

1st century - 2nd century

1964/1.80

earthenware with black firing marks

rank 5.99289

Full Record: x-1976-sl-2.1/1976_2.1.JPG

Head of Dionysus (or Apollo)

Anonymous Roman

mid-2nd century

mid-2nd century

1976/2.1

marble

rank 5.99289

Full Record: x-1993-sl-1.55.1/1993_1.55.1-2.JPG

Massive covered hu (wine storage jar) with molded taotie masks and painted with stylized cloud pattern

Artist Unknown, China

2nd-1st century BCE

2nd century BCE - 1st century BCE

1993/1.55.1

earthenware with painted decoration

rank 5.92700

Full Record: x-1993-sl-1.55.2/1993_1.55.1-2.JPG

Lid to massive hu jar, painted with stylized cloud pattern

Artist Unknown, China

2nd-1st century BCE

2nd century BCE - 1st century BCE

1993/1.55.2

earthenware with painted decoration

rank 5.92700