Ritual Wine Beaker (Gu)

Period: Shang dynasty (ca. 1600–1046 B.C.)
Date: 13th century B.C.
Culture: China
Medium: Bronze inlaid with black pigment
Dimensions: H. 10 3/8 in. (26.4 cm); Diam. of rim 6 in. (15.2 cm); Diam. of base 3 1/8 in. (7.9 cm)
Classification: Metalwork
Credit Line: Bequest of Addie W. Kahn, 1949
Accession Number: 49.135.11

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