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Object Number:41-37-8
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Central Asian
Provenience: Ordos
Date Made: 3rd Century BCE - 1st Century CE
Section:Asian
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Bull
Water buffalo
Height: 4.1 cm
Length: 5.7 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from William Mayer, 1941
Other Number:A-8 - Other Number

Description

Bronze. Rectangular openwork with rope border. Water-buffalo or bull. Traces of gilt and smooth dark green and reddish patina. Two loops on reverse.

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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