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Ritual tripod vessel (ding)

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Credit Line

Charles Bain Hoyt Fund

Chinese, Middle Shang dynasty, Erligang period, 14th century B.C.

Dimensions

H. 19.4 x W. 16 cm (7 5/8 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

1994.191

Medium or Technique

Cast bronze; frieze of three raised "bowstring" lines

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Metalwork