Bell (yong) with dragons from a set of six graduated bells (bianzhong), along with S1987.5-.9

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Credit Line
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Restrictions & Rights
Copyright with museum
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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
S1987.4
Topic
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)
casting
Spring and Autumn period (770 - 476 BCE)
China
Chinese Art
WWII-era provenance
Origin
China
Medium
Bronze
Dimensions
H x W x D: 28.7 x 13 x 10.3 cm (11 5/16 x 5 1/8 x 4 1/16 in)
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Type
Metalwork
Musical Instrument