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Ceremonial wine vessel with cover (yu)

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Provenance

1934, Francis Lee Higginson (b. 1877 – d. 1969), Boston; 1934, sold by Higginson, through Yamanaka and Co., Boston, to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 1, 1934)

Credit Line

Anna Mitchell Richards Fund

Chinese, Western Zhou dynasty, 12th–11th century B.C.

Catalogue Raisonné

Dimensions

H. 25 cm (9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

34.63

Medium or Technique

Bronze with eight-character inscription

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Metalwork