Smithsonian Institution, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery


To allow Paul Jett and Sean Charette to continue work in Cambodia on the bronze conservation project at the National Museum in Phnom Penh

To provide support for the publication of Volume XI of Ars Orientalis devoted to the conservation of works and archaeological materials from Asia.

To provide support for the following Asian scholars to attend a Symposium on Chinese Figure Painting at the Freer Gallery of Art, September 1973: From Japan: Terukazu Akiyama, Center for Cultural Exchange, Tokyo University; Hironobu Kohara, Nara Women's College; Takeyoshi Tsuruta, Osaka Municipal Art Museum; From the Republic of China: Stanley Chang, National Palace Museum, Taipei; Chao Shen Chiang, National Palace Museum, Taipei; Shen Fu, National Palace Museum, Taipei; Lin Ts'an Li, National Palace Museum, Taipei; Ch'eng She, National Palace Museum, Taipei; Ling Yun Shih, National Palace Museum, Taipei

To enable the following specialists to participate in a meeting at the Freer Gallery of Art to formulate a proposal for a bronze conservation project in Thailand: Virginia Greene, the University Museum, University of Pennsylvania; Henry Hodges, Institute of Archaeology, University of London; Piriya Krairksh, Harvard University; W. Dale Richey, Chatham College, Pittsburgh; Hiram W. Woodward, Jr., the University of Michigan.