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Asian Art

Wine Beaker (Gu)

13th century B.C.E.

Bronze

11 × 6 1/8 in. (27.9 × 15.6 cm)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1954.48.12
Geography: 
China
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Shang dynasty (1600–1046 B.C.E.), Anyang phase (ca. 1300–1046 B.
Classification: 
Containers - Metals
Provenance: 

Mrs. William H. Moore (1858–1955), New York, to 1954; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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