Covered box, one of a pair with RLS1997.48.515.1a-b

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Historical period(s)
Late Eastern Zhou dynasty, Warring States period, 3rd century BCE
Medium
Silver with gilding
Dimensions
H x Diam (overall): 8 x 11.3 cm (3 1/8 x 4 7/16 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
The Dr. Paul Singer Collection of Chinese Art of the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; a joint gift of the Arthur M. Sackler Foundation, Paul Singer, the AMS Foundation for the Arts, Sciences, and Humanities, and the Children of Arthur M. Sackler
Collection
Paul Singer collection
Accession Number
RLS1997.48.515.2a-b
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Container, Metalwork
Type

Box

Keywords
casting, China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE), gilding, Paul Singer collection, Warring States period (475 - 221 BCE)
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Dr. Paul Singer 1904-1997
Mrs. Christian R. Holmes 1871 - 1941

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

Copyright with museum

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