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Temple bell with leather covered hammer

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Artist Unknown (China or India)

Date

19th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Metalwork | Bronze or brass
Size: 8 3/16 x 11 7/8 in. (20.8 x 30.16 cm)
Creation Place: Asia, China or India
Culture: Asia, China or India
Style: 19th century
Inscriptions: Label; Inscriptions a:tape on rounded end:Mrs. C. Ward Clark March 12, 1963'; three part inscription around half of outside at top; four character inscription on top edge above middle of right dragon
Physical Description: a (bell) frieze around top two dragons and a moon; three part inscription around half of ourside at top; four character inscription on top edge above middle of right dragon.
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Mrs. C. Ward Clarke
Accession Number: 63.13a,b
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Added to Site: August 20, 2013