Ritual wine vessel (jia)
13th–12th century B.C.
H. 42.2 (16 5/8 in.), L. (over handles): 24.8cm (9 3/4in.)
Medium or Technique
Paul and Helen Bernat Galleries (Gallery 273)
an emblem or clan sign
1934, Francis Lee Higginson (b. 1877 – d. 1969), Boston; 1934, sold by Higginson, through Yamanaka and Co., Boston, to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 1, 1934)
Museum purchase with funds by exchange from the William Sturgis Bigelow Collection