Garment hook

Historical period(s)
Eastern Zhou dynasty, 400-200 BCE
Medium
Bronze
Dimensions
H x W x D: 3.4 x 1.5 x 2.1 cm (1 5/16 x 9/16 x 13/16 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Gift of The Arthur M. Sackler Foundation
Collection
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
S1987.442
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Jewelry and Ornament, Metalwork
Type

Garment hook

Keywords
bird, casting, China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE), WWII-era provenance
Provenance

To 1978
Denise Sackler [1]

1978-1987
The Arthur M. Sackler Foundation, gift of Denise Sackler in 1978 [2]

From 1987
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of the Arthur M. Sackler Foundation

Notes:

[1] See letter from Denise Sackler to the Arthur M. Sackler Foundation from December 21, 1978.

[2] See note 1.

Previous Owner(s)

Denise Sackler
Arthur M. Sackler Foundation founded 1965

Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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