Chinese Rubbings Collection

Bronze mirror: Si ye chong quan lian hu wen jing: Shi di wen jing ta pian: Tong jing (a)

Creation Date:
late Qing Dynasty?
Description:
Rubbing from reverse side of bronze mirror with decorative patterns (decorations with quatrefoils, a series of concentric circles and linked arcs; minor motifs such as small circles, incised volutes and hachured lines.)
Extent:
39 x 39 cm
Language:
No linguistic content
Genre:
rubbings
Digital Format:
Images
Subjects:
circular (shape)
mirrors
bronzes
decoration
geometric patterns
ritual objects
rituals
persimmons
Culture:
Chinese
Style Period:
Han
Eastern Han
Materials/Techniques:
ink
paper
relief
Repository:
Fine Arts Library, Special Collections, Harvard University
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/images/olvwork281736/urn-3:FHCL:476988/catalog
Record ID:
W281736_urn-3:FHCL:476988