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Lamp in the shape of an eared cup

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Provenance

Purchased by Okakura Kakuzo on his 1907 buying trip to China

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Chinese, Western Han dynasty, 1st century B.C.

Dimensions

H. 10.8 x Dia. 12.7 cm (4 1/4 x 5 in.)

Accession Number

08.432

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Metalwork