Urn: Bird Decoration

1975.10.0004D

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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Urn: Bird Decoration   (1975.10.0004D)
Classification/
Nomenclature
  1. Furnishings
  2. :
  3. Household Accessories
  4. :
  5. Decorative Furnishings
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date Late Qing Dynasty (1644-1911), 1880 – 1911
Culture Chinese

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Width) 21.5 cm
Dimension 2 (Height) 15.0 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 12.0 cm
Weight 615 g
Measuring Remarks D1 is the bird's wingspan.
Materials Metal--Bronze
Manufacturing Processes Cast
Munsell Color Information Dark Grayish Reddish Brown (7.5R 2/2) -ns

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Gift of John Alden in Memory of Bernice Wright Alden, Class of 1914
Reproduction no
Reproduction Information N/A

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