Chueh Vessel

Date

1900-1997

GUSN

GUSN-12508

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

Descriptive Terms

miniatures (toys)
vessels (containers)
jue
bronze (metal)
Imperial (Roman)
Orientalism
religions (concept)
Bronze
Imperial
Oriental
Religion
VESSEL

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

China

Dimensions

4.625 x 2.938 x 4.375 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1640