Lidded ritual wine container (you) with birds

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Historical period(s)
Early Western Zhou dynasty, ca. early 10th century BCE
Medium
Bronze
Dimensions
H x W x D: 22.9 x 22.8 x 15.3 cm (9 x 9 x 6 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1947.12a-d
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Metalwork, Vessel
Type

Ritual vessel

Keywords
casting, China, Western Zhou dynasty (ca. 1050 - 771 BCE), wine, WWII-era provenance
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