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Jar (hu)

A work made of bronze.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of bronze.

Date:

Western Zhou dynasty, 927–850 B.C.

Artist:

China

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 131

Department

Arts of Asia

Title

Jar (hu)

Place

China (Object made in)

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Made 927 BCE–850 BCE

Medium

Bronze

Dimensions

48.5 × 30 × 24.5 cm (19 1/4 × 11 3/4 × 9 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Fred Eychaner and Tommy Yang Guo

Reference Number

2008.702

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