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Ritual Covered Wine Vessel

Period:
Shang dynasty (ca. 1600–1046 B.C.)
Date:
13th–11th century B.C.
Culture:
China
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H. 10 1/2 in. (26.7 cm); W. 6 1/8 in. (15.6 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork
Credit Line:
Gift of Ernest Erickson Foundation, 1985
Accession Number:
1985.214.2
Not on view
Inscription: On the interior bottom of the body with a single ideograph showing two figures holding a tall spear with an attached pennant while a third figure stands to one side.
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