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Cup

Period:
late Eastern Zhou (770–256 B.C.) or Warring States (475–221 B.C)
Date:
5th–3rd century B.C.
Culture:
China
Medium:
Silver with parcel gilding
Dimensions:
W. 4 1/4 in. (10.8 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork
Credit Line:
Purchase, Arthur M. Sackler Gift, 1974
Accession Number:
1974.268.16
Not on view
Frederick M. Mayer 1898–1974 , New York (until 1974; to Christie, Manson & Woods); (Mayer sale, Christie's, Manson & Woods Ltd. , June 24–25, 1974, lot 172; to Eskenazi) ; [ Eskenazi Ltd. , London, 1974; sold to MMA]
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