Aug 30, 2012
Aug 30, 2012

Chariot Canopy Shaft

Chariot Canopy Shaft

202 BCE–9 CE

Bronze inlaid with silver

Overall: 42.4 cm (16 11/16 in.)

John L. Severance Fund 1992.233

Did you know?

This bronze object decorated with inlaid silver was part of the structure that held a canopy aloft on a chariot.

See also
China - Han Dynasty
Chinese Art
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