Chinese Rubbings Collection

Round roof tile with rosary bead design: Lian zhu wen yuan wa dang

Description:
Rubbing from roof tile end decorated with rosary bead motif circling seated Buddha image.
Creation Date:
20th century?
Extent:
11.5 cm. diameter
Language:
No linguistic content
Genre:
rubbings
Digital Format:
Images
Subjects:
roofing tiles
rosaries
Buddhist rosary
Buddhas
Culture:
Chinese
Style Period:
Six Dynasties
Materials/Techniques:
paper
ink
relief
Notes:
Historical: Date: "Six Dynasties" -- collector's annotations
Repository:
Fine Arts Library, Special Collections, Harvard University
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/images/olvwork259788/urn-3:FHCL:537895/catalog
Record ID:
W259788_urn-3:FHCL:537895