Square lidded ritual wine container (fangyi) with taotie, serpents, and birds

Type
Ritual vessel: fangyi
Historical period(s)
Early Western Zhou dynasty, ca. 1050-975 BCE
Object Date
ca. 1050-975 BCE
Medium
Bronze
Dimension(s)
H x W x D: 35.3 x 24.8 x 23.3 cm (13 7/8 x 9 3/4 x 9 3/16 in)
Origin
China, Henan province, Luoyang
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1930.54a-b
On View Location
Currently not on view
Provenance
Previous owner(s)
Tonying and Company 通運公司
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