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西周青銅戈
Dagger-Axe

Period:
Western Zhou dynasty (1046–771 B.C.)
Date:
10th–9th century B.C.
Culture:
China
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H. 9 1/4 in. (23.5 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork
Credit Line:
Charlotte C. and John C. Weber Collection, Gift of Charlotte C. and John C. Weber, 1994
Accession Number:
1994.605.7
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 207
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