Manuscript fragments found in woven bamboo case with lid (fragments now encapsulated)

Historical period(s)
Eastern Zhou dynasty, 5th-3rd century BCE
Medium
Ink and cinnabar on silk with bamboo and leather case
Dimensions
H x W x D (Box): 53 × 42.5 × 4.5 cm (20 7/8 × 16 3/4 × 1 3/4 in)
Geography
China, Hunan province, Zidanku, Changsha
Credit Line
Anonymous gift
Accession Number
S1992.84.1-5
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Container, Manuscript
Type

Manuscript

Keywords
bamboo, calligraphy, China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE), WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Anonymous

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

Copyright with museum