Ritual wine vessel (you)

Chinese
Late Shang to early Western Zhou dynasty
11th century B.C.


Dimensions

H. 35.5 x W. 22.8 cm (14 x 9 in.)

Accession Number

34.66

Medium or Technique

Cast bronze with soldered-on protuberances

On View

Paul and Helen Bernat Galleries (Gallery 273)

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Metalwork

Provenance

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)

Credit Line

Anna Mitchell Richards Fund