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Asian Art

Hu

4th–3rd century B.C.E.

Bronze with silver and copper? inlay

14 1/2 × 10 1/2 in. (36.8 × 26.7 cm)
Gift of the Rubin-Ladd Foundation under the bequest of Ester R. Portnow
2017.54.20a-b
Geography: 
China
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Eastern Zhou (770–221 B.C.), Warring States period (475–256 B.C.
Classification: 
Containers - Metals
Provenance: 

TK Asian Antiquities, New York, in 2001; Rubin-Ladd Foundation, Georgetown, Conn., to 2017; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions July 1, 2016–June 30, 2017,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/bulletin/Pub-Bull-acquisitions-2017.pdf (accessed December 1, 2017).

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.