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Pair of Appliqués in the Form of Bovine Heads

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Artist Unknown (China)

Date

11th century B.C.

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
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: A Catalogue of the Chinese Bronzes in the Alfred F. Pillsbury Collection: End of a Chapter
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Metalwork | Bronze
Size: 3 3/8 x 2 11/16 in. (8.57 x 6.83 cm)
Creation Place: Asia, China
Culture: Asia, China
Style: Early Chou or Yin dynasty, 11th century B.C.
Physical Description: The masks, a pair, have the forehead lozenge of a t'ao-t'ieh. Patina green.
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Bequest of Alfred F. Pillsbury
Accession Number: 50.46.1.1
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009