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Object Number: 77-17-1
Current Location: China Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Period: Song Dynasty
Date Made: Song Dynasty
Early Date: 960
Late Date: 1279
Section:Asian
Materials:Bronze
Technique:Cast
Iconography:Bird
Dragon
Taotie
Credit Line:Gift of Donald L. Nathanson, 1977

Description

Chinese bronze vessel. Bronze pouring vessel with spout, fixed rounded handle on which decorative raised patterns appear above each end. Bird head spout. Pair of raised horizontal lines around pot. Three supporting legs have mask decoration at the shoulder.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Chinese Bronze and Jade (Rotunda Case Exhibit) ( Jul 2001)View Objects in Exhibition

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