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Phoenix

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Artist Unknown (China)

Date

2nd-1st century B.C.

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G215
Phoenix, Artist Unknown (China)
Phoenix: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Metalwork | Gilt bronze
Size: 2 3/4 x 3 9/16 x 2 7/8 in. (7 x 9.1 x 7.3 cm)
Creation Place: Asia, China
Culture: Asia, China
Style: 2nd-1st century B.C., Western Han dynasty
Physical Description: standing bird with thick legs and narrow, curving wings; wide head; has mount
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Ruth and Bruce Dayton
Accession Number: 2001.135.6
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009