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Bronze Zun-vessel With Tiger Design

Source: hubei.gov.cn 08/11/2016 04:08:05

Bronze Zun-vessel With Tiger Design

Western Zhou Dynasty

Length 35cm Width 9.2cm Height 21.8cm

From Jiangbei Farm, Jingzhou

This kind of jar is a prevailing container of wine in Shang Zhou Period. The style is lifelike. The tiger is craning, pricking up ears and baring teeth. The body is in fleck design and vortex design. It was excavated from Jiangbei Farm in Jingzhou, and is now collected in Jingzhou Musuem.