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- Previous Owner(s)
Tonying and Company
Inscriptions inside the lid and container read:
On the day bingshen, the king bestowed cowry shells from Xi upon Fu, the Fuya officer. . . . [Fu] therefore made for his deceased Father Gui this vessel.
- Published References
- Dr. John Alexander Pope, Mr. R.J. Gettens, James Cahill, Noel Barnard. The Freer Chinese Bronzes. Oriental Studies Series, vol. 1, no. 7 Washington. cat. 26, p. 151.
- Chin wen tsung chi. Taipei. p. 2379.
- Chugoku bijutsu (Chinese Art in Western Collections). 5 vols., Tokyo, 1972-1973. fig. 11.
- Hai wai i chen (Chinese Art in Overseas Collections). Taipei, 1985. vol. 2, p. 46.
- Sueji Umehara. In-kyo (Yin hsu: Ancient Capital of the Shang Dynasty at An-yang). Tokyo. pl. 75.
- Collection Area(s)
- Chinese Art
- Web Resources
- Google Cultural Institute
- Rights Statement
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