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Chinese Shang & Zhou Dynasties (1766-256 BCE)

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Yuan (wine cup) with face of glory.
16th-11th c BCE Chinese Shang Metalwork

SHANG DYNASTY Anonymous (1527 BCE - 1027 BCE)
1527 BCE-1027 BCE
16th-11th c BCE
cast & incised
Paris. Musée Cernuschi.
A Yuan is a wine vase. One very similar to this was found in Rome and had apparently come across the Silk Road.

Caption: SHANG | Yuan (wine cup) with face of glory. | 1527 BCE-1027 BCE | Chinese | Shang

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