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Money Tree, 25/220 AD
Cast bronze alloy
- Overall dimensions: Height x width 54 5/16 x 19 5/16 in. (138 x 49 cm)
Founders Society Purchase; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Fisher, by exchange
- Chinese Art N1DD
Chinese, Money Tree, 25/220 AD, Cast bronze alloy. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Fisher, by exchange, 1996.29.L.