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商 青銅觶
Wine Cup (Zhi)

Period:
Shang dynasty (ca. 1600–1046 B.C.)
Date:
13th century B.C.
Culture:
China
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H. 7 in. (17.8 cm); W. 4 1/4 in. (10.8 cm); D. 3 3/4 in. (9.5 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork
Credit Line:
Charlotte C. and John C. Weber Collection, Gift of Charlotte C. and John C. Weber through the Live Oak Foundation, 1988
Accession Number:
1988.20.1a, b
Not on view
The principal decor on this vessel is a standing owl. Back-to-back owls also decorate the lid.
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