Libation Cup, between 206 BCE and 220 CE

  • Chinese
  • Framed: Overall: 2 1/2 × 2 3/4 inches (6.4 × 7 cm)

City of Detroit Purchase

53.168

Department

Asian Art

  • Spirals
  • Iridescence
  • Han (chinese)
  • Leaves (plant materials)
  • Cup
  • Grooved

Provenance

(Estate of Henry K. Schoch); purchased by the city of Detroit (Detroit, Michigan, USA); 1953-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Published References

Chinese Exhibition. Exh. cat., Midland Art Association. Mildland, MI, March 27-April 16, 1959.

Rights Status

Chinese, Libation Cup, between 206 BCE and 220 CE. Detroit Institute of Arts, City of Detroit Purchase, 53.168.