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Bow Support for a Crossbow

A work made of bronze inlaid with strand silver.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of bronze inlaid with strand silver.

Date:

Eastern Zhou dynasty, Warring States period (480–221 B.C.), c. 4th century B.C.

Artist:

China

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 132

Department

Arts of Asia

Title

Bow Support for a Crossbow

Origin

China

Date

399 BCE–300 BCE

Medium

Bronze inlaid with strand silver

Dimensions

19.3 × 8.4 × 3.0 cm (7 1/2 × 3 1/4 × 1 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Lucy Maud Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1932.973

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