Bell (bo) with dragons; probably from a set of four

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Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
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Sackler Gallery 25: RESOUND: Bells of Ancient China
ca. 400-300 BCE
Period
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Accession Number
S1987.302
Topic
dragon
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)
casting
Warring States period (475 - 221 BCE)
China
Chinese Art
WWII-era provenance
Origin
Jincun, Henan province, China
Medium
Bronze
Dimensions
H x W x D: 37 x 25.5 x 21 cm (14 9/16 x 10 1/16 x 8 1/4 in)
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Type
Metalwork
Musical Instrument