Ritual vessel (fuyi you)

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Historical period(s)
Shang dynasty, ca. 1100-1000 BCE
Medium
Bronze
Dimensions
H x W x D: 31.7 x 19.7 x 14.4 cm (12 1/2 x 7 3/4 x 5 11/16 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number
S1987.345a-b
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Metalwork, Vessel
Type

Ritual vessel

Keywords
casting, China, Shang dynasty (ca. 1600 - ca. 1050 BCE), WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Sotheby's (London)
Dr. Arthur M. Sackler 1913-1987
Peter Lago

Published References
  • Robert W. Bagley. Shang Ritual Bronzes in the Arthur M. Sackler Collections: Volume 1 of Ancient Chinese Bronzes in the Arthur M. Sackler Collections. vol. 1, Washington and Cambridge, MA, 1987. cat. 67, pp. 384-387.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum