University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 41-37-230
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Central Asian
Provenience: Inner Mongolia (uncertain)
Period: Warring States
Date Made: Warring States
Early Date: -475
Late Date: -221
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.

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