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Harness Trapping

Date:
5th century B.C.
Culture:
China
Medium:
Bronze, (with high tin content)
Dimensions:
H. 5 1/2 in. (14.0 cm); W. 4 3/4 in. (12.1 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork
Credit Line:
Gift of Edward B. Bruce, 1924
Accession Number:
24.13.1
Not on view
Edward B. Bruce , 1924; donated to MMA
New York. Asia House Gallery. "Animal Style in Nomadic Asia," January 15, 1970–March 15, 1970.

Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania. "Animal Style in Nomadic Asia," April 2, 1970–May 31, 1970.

de Young Museum, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco. "Animal Style in Nomadic Asia," June 12, 1970–July 19, 1970.

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