Shang Dynasty sacrificial bowl

Made:
1766-1122 BCE in China

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Bronze sacrificial bowl, used for blood libations, Shang Dynasty, Chinese, 1766-1122 BCE

Details

Category:
Asian Medicine
Collection:
Sir Henry Wellcome's Museum Collection
Object Number:
A129756
Materials:
bronze and complete
type:
ritual vessel
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • container - receptacle
  • ceremonial container
credit:
Glendining