Ritual vessel (jue)

Historical period(s)
Shang dynasty, ca. 12th-11th century BCE
Medium
Bronze
Dimensions
H x W x D: 19.6 x 16.7 x 10.1 cm (7 11/16 x 6 9/16 x 4 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Gift of Elizabeth A. Sackler
Collection
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
S1994.61
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Metalwork, Vessel
Type

Ritual vessel: jue

Keywords
casting, China, Shang dynasty (ca. 1600 - ca. 1050 BCE), WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Published References
  • Robert Poor. Bronze Ritual Vessels of Ancient China. Slide Lectures New York. .
  • Robert W. Bagley. Shang Ritual Bronzes in the Arthur M. Sackler Collections: Volume 1 of Ancient Chinese Bronzes in the Arthur M. Sackler Collections. vol. 1, Washington and Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1987. cat. 18, pp. 194-195.
  • Noel Barnard, Cheung Kwong-yue. Zhong Ri Ou Mei Aoniu suo jian suo ta suo mo jin wen hui bian [Rubbings and Hand Copies of Bronze Inscriptions in Chinese, Japanese, European, American, and Australasian Collections]. 10 vols., Taipei, 1978. p. 1717.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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