Set of Sixty-Five Bells: bell from the third middle-tier subset
China, Hubei Province: Suizhou, Leigudun: Tomb of Marquis Yi of Zeng (Hubei Province): Tomb 1, central chamber, C.65 (archaeological site) ca. 433 BCE
H: 75 cm, Weight: 32.2 kg
bronze with gold inlay
Dedicatory inscription on central panel reads" Zeng Hou Yi zuo chi [Marquis Yi of Zeng made this, cherish it" -- Music in the Age of Confucius
Metalwork -- China -- Zhou dynasty, ca. 1100-256 BCE -- Bronze -- (YVRC)
funerary objects (AAT) musical instruments (AAT)
Furnishings & Decorative Arts Tools, Equipment & Instruments
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Music in the Age of Confucius, 2000, p. 043
Visual Resources Collection, Asian Collection
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Wuhan, China: Hubei Provincial Museum
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Portfolio Item ID: 248894
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