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Object Number: 29-93-38
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Period: Qing Dynasty
Date Made: 18th Century
Early Date: 1700
Late Date: 1799
Section:Asian
Materials:Bronze
Technique:Inlaid
Gilt
Iconography:Bird
Height: 31cm
Length: 24cm
Credit Line:Purchased from the Estate of George Byron Gordon, 1929

Description

Bronze vessel in form of bird with animal head. Hole in center of top. Teakwood stand. Cover missing. Inlaid with silver. Traces of gilt.


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