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西周青銅弧刃斧
Axe

Period:
Western Zhou dynasty (1046–771 B.C.)
Date:
ca. 11th–9th century B.C.
Culture:
China
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H. 3 11/16 in. (9.4 cm); W. 5 1/4 in. (13.3 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork
Credit Line:
Gift of Ernest Erickson Foundation, 1985
Accession Number:
1985.214.30
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 207
Ernest Erickson Foundation, Inc. , New York, 1985; donated to MMA
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Arts of Ancient China," 2005.

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