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2006an7101 jpg l

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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
0009-12-31
date_start
date_text
206 BC-AD 9 (made)
descriptive_line
dimensions
Height: 8 cm, Diameter: 29.5 cm
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
gallery
historical_context_note
historical_significance
history_note
id
69331
label
last_checked
2014-08-29T23:57:34.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-29T23:57:34.000Z
latitude
36.894451
location
In Storage
longitude
104.165649
marks
materials
materials_techniques
Cast bronze, with gold and silver inlay
museum_number
M.188-1935
museum_number_token
m1881935
object_number
O72244
object_type
Basin
on_display
original_currency
original_price
physical_description
This bronze basin has a decorative design of fabulous animals, with the peacock most prominent in the sunken centre. The object once had gold and silver inlay and would have looked brilliant and attractive, though much of the inlay have not survived.
place
China
primary_image_id
2006AN7101
production_note
production_type
public_access_description
This bronze basin has a decorative design of fabulous animals. The peacock in the sunken centre is the most prominent. The piece once had gold and silver inlay and would have looked brilliant and attractive. However, little of the inlay has survived.
related_museum_numbers
rights
3
shape
site_code
slug
basin-unknown
sys_updated
2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
title
updated
vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
9
year_start
-206