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Acquired in 1935 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
Unknown
attributions_note
bibliography
collection_code
EAS
credit
Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the Vallentin Bequest, Sir Percival David and the Universities China Committee
date_end
date_start
date_text
1200 BC-1050 BC (made)
descriptive_line
dimensions
Height: 34.2 cm to top of handle, Width: 29.7 cm
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
International Exhibition of Chinese Art (Royal Academy of Arts 01/01/1935-31/12/1936) Chinese art (Burlington Fine Arts Club 01/01/1915-31/12/1915)
gallery
China, room 44
historical_context_note
historical_significance
history_note
Owned by William C. Alexander in 1915
id
14
label
Lidded wine vessel (you) Western Zhou dynasty 1200-1050 BC All ancient bronze vessels had a specific name. This one, from which wine would have been ladled out, is called a you. Cast bronze Museum no. M.6-1935 From the Eumorfopoulos collection, purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the Vallentin Bequest, Sir Percival David and the Universities China Committee [Art Fund logo] [2007]
last_checked
2014-08-29T19:17:28.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-29T19:17:28.000Z
latitude
36.894451
location
China, room 44, case 3
longitude
104.165649
marks
materials
materials_techniques
Bronze, cast
museum_number
M.6:1,2-1935
museum_number_token
m61935
object_number
O138325
object_type
Wine jar
on_display
true
original_currency
original_price
physical_description
of 'you' form
place
China
primary_image_id
2010EJ2180
production_note
production_type
public_access_description
All ancient Chinese bronze vessels had a specific name. This one, from which wine would have been ladled out, is called a 'you'.
related_museum_numbers
rights
3
shape
site_code
VA
slug
wine-jar-unknown
sys_updated
2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
title
updated
vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
-1050
year_start
-1200