Historical period(s)
Western Zhou dynasty, Zhou dynasty, ca. 1050-771 BCE
Medium
Bronze with a wood stick.
Dimensions
H x W: 29.7 x 12.3 cm (11 11/16 x 4 13/16 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1934.6a-b
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Metalwork, Weapon and Armament
Type

Axe

Keywords
animal, casting, China, Western Zhou dynasty (ca. 1050 - 771 BCE), WWII-era provenance, Zhou dynasty (ca. 1050 - 221 BCE)
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Tonying and Company

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

Copyright with museum

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