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Object Number:41-37-22
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Central Asian
Provenience: Ordos
Date Made: 8th Century - 5th Century BCE
Early Date: -800
Late Date: -400
Section:Asian
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Antelope
Height: 4.95 cm
Width: 2.6 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from William Mayer, 1941
Other Number:B-8 - Other Number

Description

Bronze. Rectangular openwork with narrow border. Fore-quarters of four antelopes in two registers of two each with legs drawn up under body. Ear perforated. Green and reddish-brown patina.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Five Thousand Years of Vanity (06 Jan 1944 - 28 Feb 1944) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Article] Cheng, Fangyi. 2016. "Chinese Nomadic Art and the Journey to Collect: The Legacy of the Mayer Collection". Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 58. no. 3. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pg. 16View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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