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Chueh Vessel

1971.1640 (RS118323)

Description

Bronze Oriental ceremonial libation vessel has three triangular legs. Bulbous body has two elongated spouts, and the side has a C-shaped handle. Incised Imperial decoration overall.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1997
Location of origin
China
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
bronze (metal)
Object type
Ceremonial Artifact
Descriptive terms
Bronze
bronze (metal)
Imperial
Imperial (Roman)
jue
miniatures (toys)
Oriental
Orientalism
Religion
religions (concept)
VESSEL
vessels (containers)
Dimensions
4.625 x 2.938 x 4.375 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1640
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
12508

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