H x W x D: 6.7 x 7.1 x 0.9 cm (2 5/8 x 2 13/16 x 3/8 in)
Jewelry and Ornament
ca. 950-ca. 850 BCE
Western Zhou dynasty
Wedge-shaped flat ladle handle with incised symmetrical design on one side and seated animal figure with beak on other side. Four sets of holes perforate surface on top and bottom edges, and upper and lower edges on animal figure side. Opaque, colorless glass with traces of red paint.