Incense burner (hsiang lu)

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Historical period(s)
Eastern Zhou dynasty, 4th-3rd century BCE
Medium
Bronze, gilding, gold inlay
Dimensions
H x W: 10.7 x 10.3 cm (4 3/16 x 4 1/16 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1950.17
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Metalwork, Vessel
Type

Incense burner

Keywords
casting, China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE), gilding, incense, inlay, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Warren E. Cox 1895-1977

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

Copyright with museum