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Finial
China, Henan province, Jincun, Warring States period
1930.730CCCC0
Cranes and Serpents
China, reportedly from Hunan province, Changsha, Warring States period (475-221 BC), State of Chu
1938.9CCCC0
The Kill
China, late Warring States period (475-221 BC) to Western Han dynasty
1957.139CCCC0
Fluted Ring with Dragon Head (Huan)
China, Warring States period
1985.75CCCC0
The Hunt
China, late Warring States period (475-221 BC) to Western Han dynasty
1957.141CCCC0
Bell (Bo Zhong)
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty
1962.44CCCC0
Hollow-Legged Tripod (Li Ding)
China, Shaanxi province, Xi'an,, Western Zhou dynasty
1961.203CCCC0
Wine Vessel (Hu)
China, Warring States period
1929.984CCCC0
Wine Vessel (Zun)
China, early Western Zhou dynasty
1951.151CCCC0
Food Container (Gui)
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (770-256 BC), Spring and Autumn period
1974.73CCCC0
Double-tier Mirror
China, Warring States period
1999.220CCCC0
Mirror with Four T's
China, Warring States period
1995.281CCCC0
Pair of Arc-shaped Pendants with Animal Mask and Interlaced Animal Bands...
China, Warring States period (475-221 BC) to Western Han dynasty
1952.571CCCC0
Arc-shaped Pendant with Animal Mask and Interlaced Animal Bands (Huang)
China, Warring States period (475-221 BC) to Western Han dynasty
1952.571.1CCCC0
Arc-shaped Pendant with Animal Mask and Interlaced Animal Bands (Huang)
China, Warring States period (475-221 BC) to Western Han dynasty
1952.571.2CCCC0
Plaque with Openwork Interlaced Dragons and Birds
China, Warring States period
1952.584CCCC0
Wine Vessel (Hu)
China, early Western Zhou dynasty
1944.61CCCC0
No image available
China, early Western Zhou dynasty
1944.61.aCCCC0
No image available
China, early Western Zhou dynasty
1944.61.bCCCC0
Shallow Basin Supported by a Bird (Bian)
China, Warring States period
1991.8CCCC0
Wine Vessel (Fu Wu Zun)
China, early Western Zhou dynasty
1938.13CCCC0
Bell (Lai Zhong)
China, Shaanxi province, Meixian, Western Zhou dynasty
1989.3CCCC0
Hu (Jar)
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1975.62CCCC0
Belt Hook
China, Warring States period
1950.248CCCC0
Chariot Axle Cuff
China, Henan province, Western Zhou dynasty
1990.30CCCC0
Mirror with Five Blossoms and Overlapping Lozenges
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1995.282CCCC0
Mirror with Quatrefoil and Feather Pattern
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1995.267CCCC0
Mirror with Three Dragons
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1995.280CCCC0
Mirror with Double Quatrefoils, Dragons, and Phoenixes
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1995.279CCCC0
Mirror with Serpentine Interlaces and Angular Meanders
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1995.277CCCC0
Mirror with Continuous Arcs against Whorl Pattern
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1995.278CCCC0
Arc-Shaped Pendant (Huangpei)
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1952.578CCCC0
Mirror with 'Shan' (Mountain) Pattern
China, probably State of Chu, possibly Hunan province, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1972.34CCCC0
Belt Hook
China, Warring States period
1950.249CCCC0
Chariot Handle Bar Cap
China, Warring States period
1985.128CCCC0
Crossbow Support
China, Late Warring States period
1947.3CCCC0
Ceremonial Disk with Grain Pattern (Bi)
China, Warring States period
1952.567CCCC0
Jade Scepter with Interlocking Pattern
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty
1953.359CCCC0
Belt Hook (Daigou) in the Form of a Buffalo or Elephant Head
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1965.29CCCC0
Jar
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1959.350CCCC0
Mirror with Serpentine Interlaces
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1995.268CCCC0
Goose
China, Western Zhou dynasty
1952.574CCCC0
Jar
China, reportedly Ch'angsha, Hunan province, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1938.195CCCC0
Arc-Shaped Jade Fish Pendant
China, Western Zhou dynasty
1952.577CCCC0
Spear Point
China, Zhou dynasty
1955.665CCCC0
Cover with Handle
China, Zhou dynasty
1941.548CCCC0
Cup
China, Zhou dynasty
1938.10CCCC0
Tomb Tile
China, from Chin Ts'un, Hunan province, Eastern Zhou dynasty
1915.71CCCC0
Prismatic Bead with Ogre Mask
China, Western Zhou dynasty
1966.739CCCC0
Sacrificial Spoon
China, Western Zhou dynasty
1924.1031CCCC0
Plaque
China, Western Zhou dynasty
1978.88CCCC0
Pair of Jade Plaques
China, Henan province, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1991.78CCCC0
No image available
China, Henan province, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1991.78.1CCCC0
No image available
China, Henan province, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1991.78.2CCCC0
Jade Bird Pendant
China, Western Zhou dynasty
1972.38CCCC0
Sakyamuni Preaching: A Votive Stele
China, Northern Dynasties period (AD 386-581), Northern Zhou
1915.561CCCC0
Garment Hook (Daigou)
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1915.510CCCC0
Double Dragon Plaque
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1952.579CCCC0
Man and Two Tigers
China, Zhou dynasty
1961.19CCCC0
Kuei
China, Western Zhou dynasty
1974.265CCCC0
Belt Hook
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty
1992.49CCCC0
Figure with Sword
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1938.12CCCC0
Arc Pendant with Human-like Figure
China, Western Zhou dynasty
1979.74CCCC0
Shaft Mounting
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1942.1169CCCC0
Ogre Mask (Taotie)
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1952.576CCCC0
Yi:  Libation Vessel
China, Zhou dynasty
1930.103CCCC0
Pig
China, Zhou dynasty
1917.52CCCC0
Pendant with Coiled Dragon and Fish
China, Western Zhou dynasty
1952.582CCCC0
Mirror with Serpentine Interlaces and Angular Meanders
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1995.272CCCC0
Set of Bells with Diamond-Shaped Insignia
China, along the southern borders, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC) - Han dynasty
1998.77CCCC0
Bell with Diamond-Shaped Insignia
China, along the southern borders, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC) - Han dynasty
1998.77.1CCCC0
Bell with Diamond-Shaped Insignia
China, along the southern borders, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC) - Han dynasty
1998.77.2CCCC0
Bell with Diamond-Shaped Insignia
China, along the southern borders, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC) - Han dynasty
1998.77.3CCCC0
Bell with Diamond-Shaped Insignia
China, along the southern borders, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC) - Han dynasty
1998.77.4CCCC0
Stag
China, Western Zhou dynasty
1952.490CCCC0
Cicada
China, Zhou dynasty
1952.493CCCC0
K'o
China, Zhou dynasty
1955.663CCCC0
Mirror with Serpentine Interlaces and Angular Meanders
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1995.271CCCC0
Halberd Standard
China, Zhou dynasty
1942.1085CCCC0
Mirror with Serpentine Interlaces
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1995.269CCCC0
Jar
China, reportedly Ch'angsha, Hunan province, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1938.197CCCC0
Semi-Circle
China, Zhou dynasty
1952.485CCCC0
Curvilinear Bird
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1952.581CCCC0
Spear Point
China, Zhou dynasty
1955.664CCCC0
Mirror with Four Dragons Pattern
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1995.274CCCC0
Zun:  Ceremonial Vessel
China, Zhou dynasty
1961.215CCCC0
Buddha Triad
China, Northern Dynasties period (AD 386-581), Northern Zhou
1915.562CCCC0
Spearhead
China, Zhou dynasty
1915.619CCCC0
Cup
China, Zhou dynasty
1938.11CCCC0
Shaft Mounting
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1942.1086CCCC0
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Finial
China, Henan province, Jincun, Warring States period
1930.730Bronze inlaid with gold and silverOverall: 13.1 cm (5 3/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Cranes and Serpents
China, reportedly from Hunan province, Changsha, Warring States period (475-221 BC), State of Chu
1938.9Lacquered wood with polychromyOverall: 132.1 x 124.5 cm (52 x 49 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
The Kill
China, late Warring States period (475-221 BC) to Western Han dynasty
1957.139Painted clamshellOverall: 7.5 x 9 cm (2 15/16 x 3 9/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Harold T. Clark in memory of Flora L. TerryCCCC0
Fluted Ring with Dragon Head (Huan)
China, Warring States period
1985.75Jade (nephrite)Overall: 9.1 cm (3 9/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
The Hunt
China, late Warring States period (475-221 BC) to Western Han dynasty
1957.141Painted clamshellOverall: 7.5 x 9 cm (2 15/16 x 3 9/16 in.)Gift of Homer H. Tielke, Jr., in honor of the fortieth wedding anniversary of Mr. and Mrs. Homer H. Tielke, Sr.CCCC0
Bell (Bo Zhong)
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty
1962.44BronzeOverall: 41.4 cm (16 5/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Hollow-Legged Tripod (Li Ding)
China, Shaanxi province, Xi'an,, Western Zhou dynasty
1961.203BronzeDiameter: 27.7 cm (10 7/8 in.); Overall: 23 cm (9 1/16 in.)Gift from various donors by exchange and the John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Wine Vessel (Hu)
China, Warring States period
1929.984Bronze with gold inlayDiameter: 24.1 cm (9 1/2 in.); Diameter of mouth: 10.1 cm (4 in.); Overall: 27.6 cm (10 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Wine Vessel (Zun)
China, early Western Zhou dynasty
1951.151BronzeOverall: 29.5 cm (11 5/8 in.)Gift from Howard Hollis and CompanyCCCC0
Food Container (Gui)
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (770-256 BC), Spring and Autumn period
1974.73BronzeOverall: 34.3 x 44.5 cm (13 1/2 x 17 1/2 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Double-tier Mirror
China, Warring States period
1999.220BronzeDiameter: 7.6 cm (3 in.); Overall: 0.8 cm (5/16 in.); Rim: 0.5 cm (3/16 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Mirror with Four T's
China, Warring States period
1995.281BronzeDiameter: 10.4 cm (4 1/8 in.); Rim: 0.5 cm (3/16 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Mirror with Serpentine Interlaces and Angular Meanders
China, Warring States period
1995.270BronzeDiameter: 16.9 cm (6 5/8 in.); Overall: 1 cm (3/8 in.); Rim: 0.5 cm (3/16 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Pair of Arc-shaped Pendants with Animal Mask and Interlaced Animal Bands...
China, Warring States period (475-221 BC) to Western Han dynasty
1952.571Jade (nephrite)Overall: 12.8 cm (5 1/16 in.)Anonymous GiftCCCC0
Arc-shaped Pendant with Animal Mask and Interlaced Animal Bands (Huang)
China, Warring States period (475-221 BC) to Western Han dynasty
1952.571.1Jade (nephrite)Overall: 12.8 cm (5 1/16 in.)Anonymous GiftCCCC0
Arc-shaped Pendant with Animal Mask and Interlaced Animal Bands (Huang)
China, Warring States period (475-221 BC) to Western Han dynasty
1952.571.2NephriteOverall: 12.8 cm (5 1/16 in.)Anonymous GiftCCCC0
Plaque with Openwork Interlaced Dragons and Birds
China, Warring States period
1952.584Jade (nephrite)Overall: 4.8 x 7.5 cm (1 7/8 x 2 15/16 in.)Anonymous GiftCCCC0
Wine Vessel (Hu)
China, early Western Zhou dynasty
1944.61BronzeOverall: 46.1 cm (18 1/8 in.); without cover: 41.7 cm (16 7/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
No image available
China, early Western Zhou dynasty
1944.61.aBronzeOverall: 46.1 cm (18 1/8 in.); without cover: 41.7 cm (16 7/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
No image available
China, early Western Zhou dynasty
1944.61.bBronzeOverall: 46.1 cm (18 1/8 in.); without cover: 41.7 cm (16 7/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Shallow Basin Supported by a Bird (Bian)
China, Warring States period
1991.8Bronze inlaid with powdered malachite and azuriteOverall: 23.3 cm (9 3/16 in.); Diameter of base: 18.3 cm (7 3/16 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Wine Vessel (Fu Wu Zun)
China, early Western Zhou dynasty
1938.13BronzeDiameter: 23.1 cm (9 1/8 in.); Overall: 25.2 cm (9 15/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Bell (Lai Zhong)
China, Shaanxi province, Meixian, Western Zhou dynasty
1989.3BronzeOverall: 70.3 x 37 x 26.6 cm (27 11/16 x 14 9/16 x 10 1/2 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Hu (Jar)
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1975.62BronzeOverall: 25.5 cm (10 1/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Belt Hook
China, Warring States period
1950.248Front: bronze inlaid with gold and turquoise; back: gilt bronzeOverall: 13.3 cm (5 1/4 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Chariot Axle Cuff
China, Henan province, Western Zhou dynasty
1990.30BronzeOverall: 9.5 cm (3 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Mirror with Five Blossoms and Overlapping Lozenges
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1995.282BronzeDiameter: 11.4 cm (4 1/2 in.); Overall: 0.4 cm (3/16 in.); Rim: 0.4 cm (3/16 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Mirror with Quatrefoil and Feather Pattern
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1995.267BronzeDiameter: 11.2 cm (4 7/16 in.); Overall: 0.6 cm (1/4 in.); Rim: 0.4 cm (3/16 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Mirror with Three Dragons
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1995.280BronzeDiameter: 16.9 cm (6 5/8 in.); Overall: 0.6 cm (1/4 in.); Rim: 0.5 cm (3/16 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Mirror with Double Quatrefoils, Dragons, and Phoenixes
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1995.279BronzeDiameter: 23.2 cm (9 1/8 in.); Overall: 1.2 cm (1/2 in.); Rim: 0.5 cm (3/16 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Mirror with Serpentine Interlaces and Angular Meanders
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1995.277BronzeDiameter: 17 cm (6 11/16 in.); Overall: 0.9 cm (3/8 in.); Rim: 0.7 cm (1/4 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Mirror with Continuous Arcs against Whorl Pattern
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1995.278BronzeDiameter: 23.7 cm (9 5/16 in.); Overall: 1.2 cm (1/2 in.); Rim: 0.8 cm (5/16 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Arc-Shaped Pendant (Huangpei)
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1952.578Jade (nephrite)Overall: 14.1 cm (5 9/16 in.)Anonymous GiftCCCC0
Mirror with 'Shan' (Mountain) Pattern
China, probably State of Chu, possibly Hunan province, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1972.34BronzeDiameter: 18 cm (7 1/16 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Belt Hook
China, Warring States period
1950.249Front: bronze inlaid with gold and turquoise; back: gilt bronzeOverall: 18.4 cm (7 1/4 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Chariot Handle Bar Cap
China, Warring States period
1985.128Bronze inlaid with silverOverall: 9.5 x 7.1 cm (3 3/4 x 2 13/16 in.)Gift in appreciation of Dr. Sherman E. Lee's contribution to the study of Far Eastern Art by Eskenazi Limited, LondonCCCC0
Crossbow Support
China, Late Warring States period
1947.3Bronze inlaid with silverOverall: 21.8 cm (8 9/16 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Ceremonial Disk with Grain Pattern (Bi)
China, Warring States period
1952.567Jade (nephrite)Diameter: 18.4 cm (7 1/4 in.)Anonymous GiftCCCC0
Jade Scepter with Interlocking Pattern
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty
1953.359NephriteOverall: 14.6 x 3.2 cm (5 3/4 x 1 1/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Belt Hook (Daigou) in the Form of a Buffalo or Elephant Head
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1965.29Bronze with silver inlayOverall: 3.8 cm (1 1/2 in.)Cornelia Blakemore Warner FundCCCC0
Jar
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1959.350Stoneware with incised and applied decoration under a thin ash glazeDiameter: 21.5 cm (8 7/16 in.); Diameter of mouth: 13.4 cm (5 1/4 in.); Overall: 16.5 cm (6 1/2 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Mirror with Serpentine Interlaces
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1995.268BronzeDiameter: 8.1 cm (3 3/16 in.); Overall: 0.5 cm (3/16 in.); Rim: 0.3 cm (1/8 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Goose
China, Western Zhou dynasty
1952.574JadeAnonymous GiftCCCC0
Jar
China, reportedly Ch'angsha, Hunan province, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1938.195Earthenware with stamped decorationDiameter of mouth: 12.8 cm (5 1/16 in.); Overall: 25.7 cm (10 1/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Arc-Shaped Jade Fish Pendant
China, Western Zhou dynasty
1952.577NephriteOverall: 9.1 cm (3 9/16 in.)Anonymous GiftCCCC0
Spear Point
China, Zhou dynasty
1955.665BronzeOverall: 3.1 cm (1 1/4 in.)Gift of E. Stevenson BurkeCCCC0
Cover with Handle
China, Zhou dynasty
1941.548BronzeOverall: 9 cm (3 9/16 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Cup
China, Zhou dynasty
1938.10LacquerOverall: 10.6 cm (4 3/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Tomb Tile
China, from Chin Ts'un, Hunan province, Eastern Zhou dynasty
1915.71Earthenware with stamped decorationOverall: 175.2 x 43.2 cm (69 x 17 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Ralph KingCCCC0
Prismatic Bead with Ogre Mask
China, Western Zhou dynasty
1966.739JadeOverall: 2 x 1.7 cm (13/16 x 11/16 in.)Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Sacrificial Spoon
China, Western Zhou dynasty
1924.1031BronzeOverall: 8.4 cm (3 5/16 in.)Gift of Edward L. WhittemoreCCCC0
Plaque
China, Western Zhou dynasty
1978.88CalciteOverall: 3 cm (1 3/16 in.)Anonymous GiftCCCC0
Pair of Jade Plaques
China, Henan province, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1991.78NephritePart 1: 22.5 x 8.9 cm (8 7/8 x 3 1/2 in.); Part 2: 20.8 x 8.7 cm (8 3/16 x 3 7/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund and the John L. Severance FundCCCC0
No image available
China, Henan province, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1991.78.1NephriteOverall: 22.5 x 8.9 cm (8 7/8 x 3 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund and the John L. Severance FundCCCC0
No image available
China, Henan province, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1991.78.2NephriteOverall: 20.8 x 8.7 cm (8 3/16 x 3 7/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund and the John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Jade Bird Pendant
China, Western Zhou dynasty
1972.38NephriteOverall: 11.2 cm (4 7/16 in.)Gift of Mary B. Lee, C. Bingham Blossom, Dudley S. Blossom III, Laurel B. Kovacik, and Elizabeth B. Blossom, in memory of Elizabeth B. BlossomCCCC0
Sakyamuni Preaching: A Votive Stele
China, Northern Dynasties period (AD 386-581), Northern Zhou
1915.561Yellow mottled stoneAverage: 13.7 x 9.9 x 5.3 cm (5 3/8 x 3 7/8 x 2 1/16 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Garment Hook (Daigou)
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1915.510Gilt bronzeOverall: 5.7 cm (2 1/4 in.)General Income FundCCCC0
Double Dragon Plaque
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1952.579NephriteOverall: 4.4 cm (1 3/4 in.)Anonymous GiftCCCC0
Man and Two Tigers
China, Zhou dynasty
1961.19BronzeOverall: 3.9 cm (1 9/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. John Lyon Collyer in memory of her mother, Mrs. G. M. G. FormanCCCC0
Kuei
China, Western Zhou dynasty
1974.265BronzeOverall: 13 x 24 x 11 cm (5 1/8 x 9 7/16 x 4 5/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Gilbert P. SchaferCCCC0
Belt Hook
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty
1992.49Bronze inlaid with powdered azuriteOverall: 6.2 cm (2 7/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Figure with Sword
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1938.12Wood with traces of polychromyOverall: 49.5 cm (19 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Arc Pendant with Human-like Figure
China, Western Zhou dynasty
1979.74NephriteOverall: 7.1 cm (2 13/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Shaft Mounting
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1942.1169Bronze inlaid with gold and silverOverall: 7.5 cm (2 15/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Ogre Mask (Taotie)
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1952.576NephriteOverall: 2.1 x 1.4 cm (13/16 x 9/16 in.)Anonymous GiftCCCC0
Yi:  Libation Vessel
China, Zhou dynasty
1930.103BronzeOverall: 21.9 cm (8 5/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Plaque with Paired Birds for Belt or Shroud
China, Western Zhou dynasty
1952.575JadeOverall: 2.5 x 3.7 cm (1 x 1 7/16 in.)Anonymous GiftCCCC0
Pig
China, Zhou dynasty
1917.52JadeOverall: 12.1 cm (4 3/4 in.)Worcester R. Warner CollectionCCCC0
Pendant with Coiled Dragon and Fish
China, Western Zhou dynasty
1952.582JadeOverall: 3.2 cm (1 1/4 in.)Anonymous GiftCCCC0
Mirror with Serpentine Interlaces and Angular Meanders
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1995.272BronzeDiameter: 17.9 cm (7 1/16 in.); Overall: 0.9 cm (3/8 in.); Rim: 0.2 cm (1/16 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Set of Bells with Diamond-Shaped Insignia
China, along the southern borders, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC) - Han dynasty
1998.77BronzeOverall: 24.1 cm (9 1/2 in.)The Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Bell with Diamond-Shaped Insignia
China, along the southern borders, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC) - Han dynasty
1998.77.1BronzeOverall: 24.1 cm (9 1/2 in.)The Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Bell with Diamond-Shaped Insignia
China, along the southern borders, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC) - Han dynasty
1998.77.2BronzeOverall: 24.1 cm (9 1/2 in.)The Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Bell with Diamond-Shaped Insignia
China, along the southern borders, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC) - Han dynasty
1998.77.3BronzeOverall: 24.1 cm (9 1/2 in.)The Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Bell with Diamond-Shaped Insignia
China, along the southern borders, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC) - Han dynasty
1998.77.4BronzeOverall: 24.1 cm (9 1/2 in.)The Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Stag
China, Western Zhou dynasty
1952.490JadeOverall: 5.6 x 6.1 cm (2 3/16 x 2 3/8 in.)Anonymous GiftCCCC0
Cicada
China, Zhou dynasty
1952.493JadeDiameter: 6 cm (2 3/8 in.)Anonymous GiftCCCC0
K'o
China, Zhou dynasty
1955.663BronzeOverall: 35.6 cm (14 in.)Gift of E. Stevenson BurkeCCCC0
Mirror with Serpentine Interlaces and Angular Meanders
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1995.271BronzeDiameter: 11.7 cm (4 5/8 in.); Overall: 0.6 cm (1/4 in.); Rim: 0.5 cm (3/16 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Halberd Standard
China, Zhou dynasty
1942.1085Bronze inlaid with silverOverall: 10 cm (3 15/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Mirror with Serpentine Interlaces
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1995.269BronzeDiameter: 18.2 cm (7 3/16 in.); Overall: 1 cm (3/8 in.); Rim: 0.8 cm (5/16 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Jar
China, reportedly Ch'angsha, Hunan province, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1938.197Earthenware with impressed and incised decorationDiameter of mouth: 23 cm (9 1/16 in.); Overall: 41 cm (16 1/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Semi-Circle
China, Zhou dynasty
1952.485JadeOverall: 11.2 cm (4 7/16 in.)Anonymous GiftCCCC0
Curvilinear Bird
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1952.581NephriteOverall: 4.1 cm (1 5/8 in.)Anonymous GiftCCCC0
Spear Point
China, Zhou dynasty
1955.664BronzeOverall: 3.1 cm (1 1/4 in.)Gift of E. Stevenson BurkeCCCC0
Mirror with Four Dragons Pattern
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1995.274BronzeDiameter: 8.5 cm (3 3/8 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Spear with Three Points
China, Zhou dynasty
1955.666BronzeOverall: 2.3 cm (7/8 in.)Gift of E. Stevenson BurkeCCCC0
Zun:  Ceremonial Vessel
China, Zhou dynasty
1961.215BronzeOverall: 16 cm (6 5/16 in.)Worcester R. Warner CollectionCCCC0
Buddha Triad
China, Northern Dynasties period (AD 386-581), Northern Zhou
1915.562StoneOverall: 21.3 x 11.7 cm (8 3/8 x 4 5/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Spearhead
China, Zhou dynasty
1915.619BronzeOverall: 19.1 cm (7 1/2 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Cup
China, Zhou dynasty
1938.11LacquerOverall: 10.6 cm (4 3/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Shaft Mounting
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period
1942.1086Bronze inlaid with gold and silverOverall: 14 cm (5 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0