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One of a pair of bells (bo) with felines and dragons; probably from a set of four

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 35.1 x 26 x 21.9 cm (13 13/16 x 10 1/4 x 8 5/8 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Musical Instrument
Origin:
North China
Date:
ca. 550-500 BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
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Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.307
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
On View:
Sackler Gallery 25: RESOUND: Bells of Ancient China
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
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