Covered Vessel, Bronze, China

Covered Vessel

Period:
Shang dynasty (ca. 1600–1046 B.C.)
Culture:
China
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H. 21 1/2 in. (54.6 cm); W. 11 1/4 in. (28.6 cm); W. at handles 14 1/4 in. (36.2 cm); Diam. of base 5 in. (12.7 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. D. Herbert Beskind, 1955
Accession Number:
55.160a, b
Not on view
Mr. and Mrs. D. Herbert Beskind , Scarsdale, NY (until 1955; donated to MMA)