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Ritual Vessel Lid

Native NameDing (鼎)
Object Number:41-25-1B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Period: Western Zhou Dynasty
Date Made: Early Western Zhou Dynasty
Early Date: -1046
Late Date: -771
Section:Asian
Materials:Bronze
Credit Line:Purchased from C. T. Loo, 1941
Other Number:LOO 86326 - Other Number
L-137-2 - Other Number

Description

Lid to bronze ding with green patina. On the inside of the lid is an image of an ox head.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Symbols of the Ancestors: The Power of Chinese Bronze and Jade (17 Nov 1989 - 01 Dec 1991) View Objects in Exhibition
New Directions in Yuan Painting (02 Dec 2006 - 04 Dec 2006) View Objects in Exhibition
Chinese Bronze and Metal-Working (Rotunda Case Exhibit) ( Jan 1987 - Feb 1988) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Collection] 1965. Guide to the Collections, The University Museum.. Philadelphia. The University Museum. pg. 1-167 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 154View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Jayne, Horace H. 1940. "Exhibition of Archaic Chinese Bronzes". The University Museum Bulletin. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 8. no. 2-3. pg. 5-11 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 5-11View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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