Garment hook

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Historical period(s)
Western Han dynasty, ca. 2nd-1st century BCE
Medium
Bronze
Dimensions
H x W x D: 9.8 x 4.4 x 1.8 cm (3 7/8 x 1 3/4 x 11/16 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number
S1987.427
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Jewelry and Ornament, Metalwork
Type

Garment hook

Keywords
casting, China, dragon, Western Han dynasty (206 BCE - 9 CE), WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Dr. Arthur M. Sackler 1913-1987

Published References
  • Jenny F. So Emma Bunker. Traders and Raiders on China's Northern Frontier. Exh. cat. Seattle, 1995. cat. 76, pp. 154-155.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum