FMNH 120255.nosub[1]

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    Description: scan of catalog card [FRONT] [MAIN BODY] Field Museum of Natural History. | [Field Museum Subject Code written in red] 54B-16/06 | Country: China. | Locality: Peking. | People: Chinese. | Name: Large iron-cast tripod censer. 經陽 [illegible character] 匠人陳士先 [[illegible character] [two small squares] 陳 世為嘉靖 [?] 二十七年八月吉日造 [illegible English text] 陰陽賈書王經 [?] [jing1 yang2 [illegible] jiang4 ren2 chen2 shi4 xian1 [illegible] chen2 shi4 wei4 jia1 jing4 [?] er4 shi2 qi1 nian2 ba1 yue4 ji2 ri4 zao4 yin1 yang2 jia3 shu1 wang2 jing1 [?]] Shen-si Si-ngna-fu Chang-an hsien [?] (King yanggu [?] Si-ngna-fu) Kia-tsing 戊申 [wu4 shen1] Dated 1548. Ming period. | Collection: Museum Expedition, Bethold Laufer, Collector 1908-1910. | Notes: Dedicated by Mrs. Yang 楊氏 [Yang2 shi4] a 右 [illegible character] 隹 [you4 [illegible] zhui1] [possibly another character, illegible] of Si-ngan. | Height: 66.5 cm | [LEFT MARGIN] A | 120255 | ENT | [crossed out] 8230 | Acc. 1114 | L | [BACK] According to the inscription, the vessel cast by two founders of King-yang, a district-distict in the prefecture of Si-ngan, on behalf of a pious woman Yang in Ch'ang-an Si-ngan [illegible], on an auspicious day of the eighth month of the twenty=seventh year of the period Kia-tsing (1548) |
Catalog Number: 120255.nosub[1]
Description: censer
Materials: metal; iron (cast iron)
Cultural Attribution: Han Chinese
Time Period: Ming Dynasty - 1548 AD
Locality: Asia, China, Beijing, Beijing - Peking
Accession Number: [1114] Blackstone Chinese and Tibetan Expedition - 1908-1910 (Expedition)
Accession Year: 1910
Continent: Asia
Country: China
Province/State: Beijing
City/Town: Beijing - Peking
Collector/Source: Blackstone Chinese and Tibetan Expedition - 1908-1910, B. Laufer : Field Museum of Natural History
IRN: 1021170
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