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Asian Art

Lower half of ritual cauldron (Ding)

11th–3rd century B.C.

Bronze

8 × 8 1/2 in. (20.3 × 21.6 cm)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1954.49.6
Geography: 
China
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Zhou dynasty (1050–256 B.C.)(?)
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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