Ritual wine vessel (hu)

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Historical period(s)
Western Zhou dynasty, late 11th-early 10th century BCE
Medium
Bronze
Dimensions
H x W (overall): 24.3 x 15.3 cm (9 9/16 x 6 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1959.14a-b
On View Location
Freer Gallery 13: Looking Out, Looking In: Art in Late Imperial China
Classification(s)
Metalwork, Vessel
Type

Ritual vessel

Keywords
animal, casting, China, dragon, mask, Western Zhou dynasty (ca. 1050 - 771 BCE), WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Jun Tsei Tai 1911 - 1992

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

Copyright with museum