Grain Serving Vessel (Dou), Bronze, China

東周 青銅豆
Grain Serving Vessel (Dou)

Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770–256 B.C.)
Date:
5th–3rd century B.C.
Culture:
China
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H. 7 1/8 in. (18.1 cm); W. 9 1/8 in. (23.2 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork
Credit Line:
Gift of Ernest Erickson Foundation, 1985
Accession Number:
1985.214.12a, b
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.