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Buckle

Object Number:41-37-217
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Central Asian
Provenience: Inner Mongolia (uncertain)
Ordos
Period: Han Dynasty (uncertain)
Date Made: Han?
Early Date: -206
Late Date: 220
Section:Asian
Materials:Bronze
Technique:Cast
Iconography:Bird
Nest
Credit Line:Purchased from William Mayer, 1941
Other Number:K-11 - Other Number

Description

Buckle, half. Bronze. Conventionalized bird on nest. Large oval ring in front of roughly rectangular loop. Decorated with double row of small irregular dots. Several imperfections of casting. Brown surface.

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