Wine container (hu)


On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 207

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.

#7397. Ritual Wine Container (Hu)

Wine container (hu), Bronze inlaid with copper, China

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