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Tripod Food Caldron (Ding)

A work made of bronze.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of bronze.

Date:

Eastern Zhou dynasty, Spring and Autumn period (770–481 B.C.), c. 6th century B.C.

Artist:

China
probably from Shaanxi province

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 132

Department

Arts of Asia

Title

Tripod Food Caldron (Ding)

Place

China (Artist's nationality:)

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699 BCE–600 BCE

Medium

Bronze

Dimensions

1.8 × 2.3 cm (4 5/8 × 5 3/4 in.); Diam.: 2.3 cm (5 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Dr. Edith B. Farnsworth Collection

Reference Number

1963.14

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