Vessel (kuei) and cover with stand

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Historical period(s)
Western Zhou dynasty, 9th century BCE
Medium
Bronze
Dimensions
H x W: 27.2 x 40.4 cm (10 11/16 x 15 7/8 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1924.11a-c
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Metalwork, Vessel
Type

Vessel

Keywords
casting, China, Western Zhou dynasty (ca. 1050 - 771 BCE)
Provenance

To 1924
Li Jui, Hsin-cheng Hsien, China. [1]

From 1924
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased by Carl Whiting Bishop from Li Jui, at Hsin-cheng Hsien, China.[2]

Notes:

[1] Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record.

[2] See note 1.

Previous Owner(s)

Li Jui

Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum