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Wheeled Vessel

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Object Number:
31-36-10
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Chinese
Provenience:
China
Period:
Qing Dynasty
Date Made:
17th Century - 18th Century
Early Date:
1600
Late Date:
1799
Section:
Asian
Materials:
Bronze
Enamel
Cloisonne
Technique:
Cast
Champleve
Cloisonne
Iconography:
Bird
Chariot
Description:
Bird chariot. A bronze container in form of a bird on wheels. Back of bird has an opening; wings, tail, neck and wheels are cloisonne. Design somewhat crude.
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur H. Lea

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What in the World (04 Feb 1981 - 23 Feb 1981)
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