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Ritual Horn

Medium:
Conch shell, silver, gilt, turquoise (?)
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 20.3 x 10.2 x 8.2 cm (8 x 4 x 3 1/4 in)
Type:
Musical Instrument
Origin:
Tibet
Date:
18th-19th century
Topic:
marine shell trumpet  Search this
Tibet  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift or Mr. and Mrs. Wellington Tu Wang
Accession Number:
S2003.2
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S2003.2

Ritual Vessel

Medium:
Bronze Cast
Dimensions:
H x Diam (overall): 26.2 x 21.4 cm (10 5/16 x 8 7/16 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Vessel
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 1100-1000 BCE
Period:
Western Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Western Zhou dynasty (ca. 1050 - 771 BCE)  Search this
casting  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.300
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S1987.300

Ritual Vessel

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H x Diam: 24 × 14.9 cm (9 7/16 × 5 7/8 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Vessel
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 1300-1200 BCE
Period:
Shang dynasty
Topic:
Shang dynasty (ca. 1600 - ca. 1050 BCE)  Search this
casting  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.312
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edanmdm:fsg_S1987.312

Ritual Horn

Medium:
Conch shell, silver, gilt, turquoise, coral, malachite
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 23.8 x 14 x 6.7 cm (9 3/8 x 5 1/2 x 2 5/8 in)
Type:
Musical Instrument
Origin:
Tibet
Date:
17th-19th century
Topic:
dragon  Search this
marine shell trumpet  Search this
Tibet  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift or Mr. and Mrs. Wellington Tu Wang
Accession Number:
S2003.1
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S2003.1

Ritual Container

Medium:
Fired earthenware
Dimensions:
H x Diam (approx.): 32.4 x 27.3 cm (12 3/4 x 10 3/4 in)
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Rajasthan state, India
Date:
1984-1985
Topic:
elephant  Search this
India  Search this
earthenware  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
Contemporary Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of the Indian Advisory Committee for the Festival of India and the Development Commissioner (Handicrafts), Government of India
Accession Number:
S1986.556
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GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S1986.556

Ritual ewer

Medium:
Bronze Cast
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 15.1 x 15.1 x 28.2 cm (5 15/16 x 5 15/16 x 11 1/8 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Vessel
Origin:
China
Date:
6th century BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
casting  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.308
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GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S1987.308

Ritual Ewer

Medium:
Bronze Cast
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 16.5 x 15.7 x 27.7 cm (6 1/2 x 6 3/16 x 10 7/8 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Vessel
Origin:
China
Date:
7th-6th century BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
casting  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.313
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S1987.313

Ritual Vessel

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 21.2 x 19.1 x 9.5 cm (8 3/8 x 7 1/2 x 3 3/4 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Vessel
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 1300-1100 BCE
Period:
Shang dynasty
Topic:
Shang dynasty (ca. 1600 - ca. 1050 BCE)  Search this
casting  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.294
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S1987.294

Ritual vessel

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 29.1 x 20.3 x 14 cm (11 7/16 x 8 x 5 1/2 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Vessel
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. late 11th century-early 10th century BCE
Period:
Western Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Western Zhou dynasty (ca. 1050 - 771 BCE)  Search this
casting  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1909.258a-b
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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edanmdm:fsg_F1909.258a-b
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Talking ritualism = ritual

Collection Creator:
Artists Talk on Art  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound cassette (duration 01:33:31)
Type:
Archival materials
Sound cassettes
Date:
1984 March 9
Scope and Contents:
Moderated by Juan Sanchez, with speakers Noah Jemison, Willie Birch, Jimmie Durham, Mario Kalisch, Sandra Maria Esteves, and Kazuko.
Collection Restrictions:
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Researchers interested in accessing born-digital records or audiovisual recordings in this collection must use access copies. Contact References Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Artists Talk on Art records, circa 1974-2018. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Artists Talk on Art records / Series 9: Video and Sound Recordings of Events
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9cef77345-9e79-4c7b-8780-461fe9267c0c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-artitalk-ref1485

Pebble Ritual

Collection Creator:
Berensohn, Paulus  Search this
Extent:
Includes born-digital records, see ER07
Container:
Box 4, Folder 16
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1990s-2005
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Use of archival audiovisual recordings and born-digital records with no duplicate copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
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Collection Citation:
Paulus Berensohn papers, circa 1950-2017, bulk 1976-2010. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw921392a3b-656a-4be6-8fb5-87d5add6c9dc
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-berepaul-ref103

Ritual Pitcher (Jiluk)

Medium:
Chased silver and gold, with turquoise insets
Dimensions:
H x W: 28.6 x 16.5 x 11 cm (11 1/4 x 6 1/2 x 4 5/16 in)
Type:
Vessel
Metalwork
Origin:
Lhasa, Central Tibet
Date:
19th-20th century
Topic:
Buddhism  Search this
Tibet  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
Alice S. Kandell Collection  Search this
Credit Line:
The Alice S. Kandell Collection
Accession Number:
S2018.39a-b
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Data Source:
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye35af7fc99-5bcc-4b61-a671-d920220f024c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S2018.39a-b

Ritual vessel: zhou

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 7.5 x 15 x 16.4 cm (2 15/16 x 5 7/8 x 6 7/16 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Container
Origin:
China
Date:
6th century BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
casting  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Paul Singer collection  Search this
Credit Line:
The Dr. Paul Singer Collection of Chinese Art of the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; a joint gift of the Arthur M. Sackler Foundation, Paul Singer, the AMS Foundation for the Arts, Sciences, and Humanities, and the Children of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S2012.9.1672
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S2012.9.1672

Ritual Wine Container

Medium:
Bronze Cast
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 20.1 x 17.7 x 17.7 cm (7 15/16 x 6 15/16 x 6 15/16 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Vessel
Origin:
China
Date:
10th century BCE
Period:
Western Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Western Zhou dynasty (ca. 1050 - 771 BCE)  Search this
casting  Search this
wine  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.273
Restrictions & Rights:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S1987.273

Ritual wine container

Medium:
Bronze Cast
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 22.8 x 19.6 x 19.6 cm (9 x 7 11/16 x 7 11/16 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Vessel
Origin:
China
Date:
10th century BCE
Period:
Western Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Western Zhou dynasty (ca. 1050 - 771 BCE)  Search this
casting  Search this
wine  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.290
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S1987.290

Ritual Food Vessel

Medium:
Bronze Cast
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 26.1 x 30.7 x 26.5 cm (10 1/4 x 12 1/16 x 10 7/16 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Vessel
Origin:
China
Date:
6th century BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
casting  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.296a-b
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S1987.296a-b

Ritual Wine Container

Medium:
Bronze Cast
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 29.1 x 31.5 x 31.7 cm (11 7/16 x 12 3/8 x 12 1/2 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Vessel
Origin:
China
Date:
8th century BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
casting  Search this
wine  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.297
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edanmdm:fsg_S1987.297

Ritual Wine Container

Medium:
Bronze Cast
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 21.5 x 25.1 x 25 cm (8 7/16 x 9 7/8 x 9 13/16 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Vessel
Origin:
China
Date:
8th century BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
casting  Search this
wine  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.301
Restrictions & Rights:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S1987.301

Ritual Wine Container

Medium:
Bronze Cast
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 8.3 x 21.3 x 20 cm (3 1/4 x 8 3/8 x 7 7/8 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Vessel
Origin:
China
Date:
7th-6th century BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
casting  Search this
wine  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.306
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S1987.306

Ritual wine vessel

Medium:
Bronze and copper
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 31.4 x 27.4 x 35.5 cm (12 3/8 x 10 13/16 x 14 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Vessel
Origin:
China
Date:
5th century BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
casting  Search this
wine  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.315a-b
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edanmdm:fsg_S1987.315a-b

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