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Chinese Ritual Vessel

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Object Number:77-17-1A
Current Location: Asia Galleries
Currently On Display
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Period: Song Dynasty
Date Made: Song Dynasty
Early Date: 960
Late Date: 1279
Section:Asian
Materials:Bronze
Technique:Cast
Iconography:Bird
Dragon
Taotie
Credit Line:Gift of Donald L. Nathanson, 1977

Description

Chinese bronze vessel. This bronze pouring vessel with a bird head spout has a fixed rounded handle on which decorative raised patterns appear above each end. There is also a pair of raised horizontal lines around pot with three supporting legs which have mask decorations at the shoulder.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Chinese Bronze and Jade (Rotunda Case Exhibit) ( Jul 2001 - 05 Feb 2018) View Objects in Exhibition

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