Bell (nao)

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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
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
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Sackler Gallery 25: RESOUND: Bells of Ancient China
ca. 300-250 BCE
Period
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Accession Number
RLS1997.48.3000
Topic
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)
China
Chinese Art
Paul Singer collection
Origin
probably Sichuan province, South China
Medium
Bronze
Dimensions
H x W x D (overall): 54.7 x 31.1 x 16 cm (21 9/16 x 12 1/4 x 6 5/16 in)
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Type
Metalwork
Musical Instrument