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Canteen
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Canteen


Description Exhibitions Provenance Credit
Description This vessel, made for ceremonial use and then subsequently deposited in a tomb, dates from a period in which a major element of interest is the endless inventiveness of the patterns. Those patterns are here contained within small rectangles.
Exhibitions
  • The Allure of Bronze. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1995.
Provenance William T. / Henry Walters Collection, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by William T. or Henry Walters

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Creator
Period
5th-4th century BC (Eastern Zhou)
Medium
bronze
(Metal)
Accession Number
54.1242
Measurements
13 9/16 x 12 5/16 in. (34.5 x 31.3 cm)
Geographies
  • China (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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