Period: Eastern Zhou dynasty, Spring and Autumn period (770–476 B.C.)
Date: early 5th century B.C.
Medium: Bronze inlaid with copper
Dimensions: H. 15 3/8 in. (39.1 cm)
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1999
Accession Number: 1999.46a, b
A portion of this vessel’s surface has retained its original corrosion-free brassy color. The triangular forms around the rim are inlaid with copper, which has turned dark and is partially covered by green corrosion.