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Tripod Food Container (Li)

A work made of bronze.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of bronze.

Date:

Shang dynasty, Erligang period (c. 1500–1400 B.C.)

Artist:

China

About this artwork

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Asian Art

Title

Tripod Food Container (Li)

Origin

China

Date

Made 1500 BCE–1400 BCE

Medium

Bronze

Dimensions

H. 19.8 cm (7 13/16 in.); diam. 12.8 cm (5 1/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of T.T. Tsui

Reference Number

1991.120

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