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Asian Art

Basin (Pan)

8th–3rd century B.C. or 3rd century B.C.–1st century CE

Bronze

5 × 9 1/4 in. (12.7 × 23.5 cm)
Gift of Yamanaka and Co., New York
1940.319
Geography: 
China
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Eastern Zhou (770–221 B.C.) or Western Han dynasty (206 B.C.– 8
Classification: 
Containers - Metals
Bibliography: 

George J. Lee, Selected Far Eastern Art in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1970), 119, no. 232, ill.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.