Ritual Wine Container (Pou)

Period:
Shang dynasty (ca. 1600–1046 B.C.)
Culture:
China
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H. incl. base 11 1/2 in. (29.2 cm); Diam. 11 3/4 in. (29.8 cm); Diam. of rim 7 1/2 in. (19.1 cm); Diam. of foot 8 in. (20.3 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1914
Accession Number:
14.24.1
Not on view
[ Yamanaka & Co. , New York, until 1914; sold to MMA]