Wine container (hu)


On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 207

During the Eastern Zhou period, vessel shapes became simpler, gradually losing their elaborate flanges, while their surfaces were ornamented with intricate patterns of interlaced dragons and inlays of colored stone or precious metals.

#2601. Ritual Wine Container (Hu)

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

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