Box with cover (lian)

citation

Historical period(s)
Han dynasty, 2nd-1st century BCE
Medium
Bronze
Dimensions
H x W: 14.2 x 15.5 cm (5 9/16 x 6 1/8 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1951.2a-c
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Container, Metalwork
Type

Box

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

Alice Boney 1901 - 1988

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

Copyright with museum