Ewer in the Shape of a Bird

Period: Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Date: 16th century
Culture: China
Medium: Bronze with gold and silver inlays
Dimensions: H. 7 3/4 in. (19.7 cm); W. 4 in. (10.2 cm); L. 7 1/2 in. (19.1 cm)
Classification: Metalwork
Credit Line: Bequest of John L. Cadwalader, 1914
Accession Number: 14.58.143

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