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

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