One of a set of bells (bo) with felines and dragons

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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
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
On View
Sackler Gallery 25: RESOUND: Bells of Ancient China
ca. 525-475 BCE
Period
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Accession Number
RLS1997.48.830
Topic
dragon
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)
casting
Spring and Autumn period (770 - 476 BCE)
cat
China
Chinese Art
Paul Singer collection
Origin
China
Medium
Bronze
Dimensions
H x W x D: 28 x 19.2 x 15.6 cm (11 x 7 9/16 x 6 1/8 in)
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Type
Metalwork
Musical Instrument