戰國 陶豆
Stemmed Grain Serving Vessel (Dou)

Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty, Warring States period (475–221 B.C.)
Date:
5th–4th century B.C.
Culture:
China
Medium:
Earthenware with pigment
Dimensions:
H. 9 1/4 in. (23.5 cm); Diam. 8 1/2 in. (21.6 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1950
Accession Number:
50.61.9a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 207
This pottery replica of a bronze or lacquer vessel was made as a substitute for use in the tomb.
[ Fritz Löw-Beer , New York, until 1950; sold to MMA]
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Arts of Ancient China," 2005.