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Ritual Ladle

Period:
Shang dynasty, mid-Anyang period (ca. 1300–ca. 1050 B.C.)
Date:
12th century B.C.
Culture:
China
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
Bowl: H. 2 7/8 in. (7.3 cm); Diam. 2 1/8 in. (5.4 cm); Total length 12 1/2 in. (31.8 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork
Credit Line:
Gift of Ernest Erickson Foundation, 1985
Accession Number:
1985.214.34
Not on view
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