Terminal chock from a chariot

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Historical period(s)
Warring States period, Eastern Zhou dynasty, 5th-4th century BCE
Medium
Bronze with gold and silver inlay.
Dimensions
H x W: 7.9 x 25.6 cm (3 1/8 x 10 1/16 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1932.15a-b
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Metalwork, Tool and Equipment
Type

Terminal chock from a chariot

Keywords
casting, China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE), inlay, Warring States period (475 - 221 BCE)
Provenance

1932
Yamanaka and Company, Boston 1932 [1]

From 1932
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Yamanaka and Company, Boston in 1932 [2]

Notes:

[1] Object file, undated folder sheet. Also see Freer Gallery of Art Purchase List file, Collections Management Office.

[2] See note 1.

Previous Owner(s)

Yamanaka and Co.

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

Copyright with museum