Wine Container (Fou), Bronze inlaid with barium pigment, China

春秋 嵌飾青銅缶
Wine Container (Fou)

Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty, Spring and Autumn period (770–476 B.C.)
Date:
ca. 6th–5th century B.C.
Culture:
China
Medium:
Bronze inlaid with barium pigment
Dimensions:
H: 8 3/4 in. (22.2 cm); Diam: 9 in. (22.9 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork
Credit Line:
Gift of Enid A. Haupt, 1997
Accession Number:
1997.442.6
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 207
Enid A. Haupt , New York (until 1997; donated to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Arts of Ancient China," 2005.