Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Bridle Cheekpiece

Period:
Western Zhou dynasty (1046–771 B.C.)
Date:
10th–9th century B.C.
Culture:
China
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H. 3 3/4 in. (9.5 cm); W. 3 1/16 in. (7.8 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork
Credit Line:
Gift of Ernest Erickson Foundation, 1985
Accession Number:
1985.214.44
Not on view
Related Objects

Bridle Cheekpiece

Date: 10th–9th century B.C. Medium: Bronze Accession: 1985.214.45 On view in:Not on view

Bridle Fitting with Crouching Bear

Date: 3rd–2nd century B.C. Medium: Gilt bronze Accession: 2002.201.162 On view in:Gallery 207

Bridle Fitting with Crouching Bear

Date: 3rd–2nd century B.C. Medium: Gilt bronze Accession: 2002.201.161 On view in:Gallery 207

Wine Vessel (Hu)

Date: late 9th–early 8th century B.C. Medium: Bronze Accession: 1988.20.4a, b On view in:Gallery 207

Ornament in the Shape of a Fantastic Winged Feline

Date: 4th–3rd century B.C. Medium: Bronze Accession: 1985.214.11 On view in:Gallery 207