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Wine Jar Lid

Ritual Vessel

Object Number:C68B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Period: Song Dynasty (uncertain)
Date Made: Song Dynasty - Qing Dynasty
Early Date: 960
Late Date: 1914
Section:Asian
Materials:Copper Alloy
Bronze
Gold
Silver
Technique:Cast
Iconography:Ox
Height: 15.24 cm
Length: 40.64 cm
Width: 20.32 cm
Credit Line:Gift of John Getz, 1914
Other Number:Getz 78 - Other Number

Description

Sacred Ox Wine Jar Lid. Inlaid bronze with gold and silver. Archaizing, probably based on Southern Song Dynasty but made in the early 20th century.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

44 Eyes in a Museum Storeroom ( Dec 2000 - 2001) View Objects in Exhibition
Exhibition of Oriental Art (12 Feb 1916) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Getz, John. 1916. The University Museum Exhibition of Oriental Art.. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: No. 78View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Quick, Jennifer. 2004. Magnificent Objects from the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. ed. 1st. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 69, fig. 59View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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