University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NameDing (鼎)
Object Number: 41-25-1B
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: China
Period: Western Zhou Dynasty
Date Made: Early Western Zhou Dynasty
Early Date: -1046
Late Date: -771
Credit Line:Purchased from C. T. Loo, 1941
Other NumberLOO 86326 - Other Number
L-137-2 - Other Number


Lid to bronze ding with green patina. On the inside of the lid is an image of an ox head.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Symbols of the Ancestors: The Power of Chinese Bronze and Jade (17 Nov 1989 - 01 Dec 1991)View Objects in Exhibition
Chinese Bronze and Metal-Working (Rotunda Case Exhibit) ( Jan 1987 - Feb 1988)View Objects in Exhibition
New Directions in Yuan Painting (02 Dec 2006 - 04 Dec 2006)View Objects in Exhibition


[Article] Jayne, H. H. 1940. Exhibition of Archaic Chinese Bronzes. The University Museum Bulletin. 8 (2-3): 5-11. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 5-11View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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