Garment hook (daigou)

citation

Historical period(s)
Eastern Zhou dynasty, 5th-3rd century BCE
Medium
Iron with gold and silver inlay
Dimensions
H x W x D: 19.4 x 3 x 1.8 cm (7 5/8 x 1 3/16 x 11/16 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number
S1987.418
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Jewelry and Ornament, Metalwork
Type

Garment hook

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

Dr. Arthur M. Sackler 1913-1987

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

Copyright with museum