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Knife with hilt in the form of a tiger

Provenance

1923/1924, excavated as part of the Chinese Expedition co-sponsored by the Freer Gallery of Art (Smithsonian Institution) and MFA. (Accession Date: February 4, 1937)

Credit Line

Smithsonian Institution - M. F. A. Chinese Expedition

Mongolian, Eastern Zhou dynasty, 7th–6th century B.C

Accession Number

37.129

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Metalwork