Cup with bird-head shaped handle

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Historical period(s)
Han dynasty, 206 BCE-220 CE
Medium
Lacquered silver with semi-precious stone inlay
Dimensions
H x W x D: 10 x 9.6 x 4.1 cm (3 15/16 x 3 3/4 x 1 5/8 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1946.2
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Metalwork, Vessel
Type

Cup

Keywords
bird, China, Han dynasty (206 BCE - 220 CE), inlay, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Heeramaneck Galleries

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

Copyright with museum