Garment hook

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Historical period(s)
Eastern Zhou dynasty, 5th-3rd century BCE
Medium
Silver
Dimensions
H x W x D (overall): 7.7 x 5.5 x 2 cm (3 1/16 x 2 3/16 x 13/16 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
RLS1997.48.956
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Jewelry and Ornament, Metalwork
Type

Garment hook

Keywords
bird, casting, China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE), Paul Singer collection, tiger
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Cheng Te-k'un

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

Copyright with museum