University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: C68B
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Period: Song Dynasty (uncertain)
Date Made: Song Dynasty - Qing Dynasty
Early Date: 960
Late Date: 1914
Section:Asian
Materials:Copper Alloy
Bronze
Gold
Silver
Technique:Cast
Iconography:Ox
Height: 15.24cm
Length: 40.64cm
Width: 20.32cm
Credit Line:Gift of John Getz, 1914

Description

Sacred Ox Wine Jar Lid. Inlaid bronze with gold and silver. Archaizing, probably based on Southern Song Dynasty but made in the early 20th century.


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