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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1943.52.33.A
Title
Cylindrical Chariot Pole End-Cap (One of a Pair)
Classification
Riding Equipment
Work Type
ornament
Date
5th-3rd century BCE
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, China, Henan province
Period
Zhou dynasty, Warring States period, 475-221 BCE
Culture
Chinese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/204633
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Cast bronze with silver inlay
Technique
Inlaid
Dimensions
H. 7.3 × Diam. 3.8 cm (2 7/8 × 1 1/2 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Bequest of Grenville L. Winthrop
Accession Year
1943
Object Number
1943.52.33.A
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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