Ritual Wine Container

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Historical period(s)
Eastern Zhou dynasty, 7th-6th century BCE
Medium
Bronze Cast
Dimensions
H x W x D: 26.5 x 41.5 x 35.4 cm (10 7/16 x 16 5/16 x 13 15/16 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Gift of The Arthur M. Sackler Foundation
Accession Number
S1987.295
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Metalwork, Vessel
Type

Ritual wine vessel

Keywords
casting, China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE), wine, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Arthur M. Sackler Foundation, New York, NY founded 1965

Published References
  • et al. Asian Art in the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery: The Inaugural Gift. Washington, 1987. cat. 147, p. 222.
  • Dawn Ho Delbanco. Art From Ritual: Ancient Chinese Bronze Vessels from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections. Exh. cat. Washington. cat. 59, pp. 142-143.
  • Jenny So. Eastern Zhou Ritual Bronzes from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections. Ancient Chinese Bronzes from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections, vol. 3 New York, 1995. cat. 33, pp. 214-216.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum