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鎏金異獸紋青銅牌飾
Plaque in the Shape of a Coiled, Two-Headed Animal

Date:
5th–4th century B.C.
Culture:
North China
Medium:
Gilt bronze
Dimensions:
H. 2 5/16 in. (5.9 cm); W. 2 in. (5.1 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork
Credit Line:
Gift of Ernest Erickson Foundation, 1985
Accession Number:
1985.214.81
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 207
The Ernest Erickson Foundation, Inc. , New York (until 1985; donated to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Arts of Ancient China," 2005.

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