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Bird-Shaped Finial

Period:
Eastern Han dynasty (25–220)
Culture:
China
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
L. 6 1/2 in. (16.5 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork
Credit Line:
Gift of Enid A. Haupt, 1997
Accession Number:
1997.442.2
Not on view
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