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Bell (bo) with taotie masks and birds

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 31 x 24.8 x 15.2 cm (12 3/16 x 9 3/4 x 6 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Musical Instrument
Origin:
Yangzi River valley, China
Date:
ca. 1300-1100 BCE
Period:
Shang dynasty
Topic:
Shang dynasty (ca. 1600 - ca. 1050 BCE)  Search this
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WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.10
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Sackler Gallery 25: RESOUND: Bells of Ancient China
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
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