Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Harness Ornament in the Shape of a Carnivore

Date:
6th–4th century B.C.
Culture:
Northwest China and southwestern Inner Mongolia
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H. 2 3/4 in. (7 cm); W. 4 1/4 in. (10.8 cm); L. 5 1/2 in. (14 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Eugene V. Thaw, 2002
Accession Number:
2002.201.57
Not on view
Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Victor Thaw , New York (until 2002; donated to MMA)
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