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Goose-shaped Tsun (Ritual Wine Vessel)

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Artist Unknown (China)

Date

4th century B.C.

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
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: Recent Accessions of Japanese and Chinese Art
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Metalwork | Bronze with turquoise inlay
Size: 9 1/2 x 16 1/4 in. (24.13 x 41.28 cm)
Creation Place: Asia, China
Culture: Asia, China
Style: Chou dynasty, 4th century B.C.
Physical Description: Tsun (wine vessel) bronze, in the form of a goose. Inlaid with turquoise, malachite(?). Green patina. Very rare shape.
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Bequest of Miss Alice O'Brien
Accession Number: 62.71.1
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009