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Object Number: 81-7-2
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Period: Zhou Dynasty
Date Made: 600BC-236BC
Early Date: -600
Late Date: -236
Section:Asian
Materials:Copper Alloy
Bronze
Credit Line:Purchased from Sotheby Parke Bernet, 1981

Description

Miniature bronze belt hook in form of bird with returned head and outstretched wings. Tip of beak is broken. Green patination. Kept in blue cloth fitted case with 81-7-1.


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Symbols of the Ancestors: The Power of Chinese Bronze and Jade (17 Nov 1989 - 01 Dec 1991)View Objects in Exhibition

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