University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 41-37-230
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Central Asian
Provenience: Inner Mongolia (uncertain)
Date Made: 13th - 11th Century BCE
Iconography:Horse Head
Credit Line:Purchased from William Mayer, 1941
Other NumberL-2 - Other Number


Spoon. Bronze. Handle ending in horse's head with eyes, ears and nostrils indented for inlay. Two upright loops on upper side of handle, one for hanging on a chain, other with pendant ornament. Blue-green patina with red incrustations.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Annual Curator's Party (13 Nov 2014 - 13 Nov 2014)View Objects in Exhibition


[Article] Cheng, Fangyi. 2016. Chinese Nomadic Art and the Journey to Collect: The Legacy of the Mayer Collection. Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. 58 (3) Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pg. 17View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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