Bronze gui vessel-- Ge bo gui ; Ge bo gui ; Pengsheng gui
- Warner, Langdon, 1881-1955, American, associated name, donor
- Creation Date:
- Late Qing dynasty
- Rubbing from Middle Western Zhou ritual vessel (food container) with 85 character inscription and geometric decorative patterns.
- 108 x 58 cm.
- No linguistic content
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- Style Period:
- Western Zhou
- Citation/references: San dai ji jin wen cun, 1983. v. 2, p. 927
General note: Inscription: Pengsheng received four fine horses from Ge bo in exchange for 30 measured tian of land .
Provenance: Rubbing originally collected by Ruan Yuan, famous Qing scholar who studied Shang and Zhou period bronzes.
- Fine Arts Library, Special Collections, Harvard University
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