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My writing is an alabaster jar...poured out for the Lord's glory and pleasure... Beautiful post by Jennifer Strickland.
China - Covered Ritual Wine Vessel (You) with Decoration of Confronting Birds - Zhou dynasty, Western Zhou period, c. 11th century BC-771 BC - Cast bronze with blackish patina; with a dedication by Lady Geng Ying inscribed on both the vessel floor and lid interior
Bronze Cowrie Container. A leaping tiger (between the two oxen, only its forepaws are visible in this photo) menaces two oxen on the lid, while two more tigers climb up the sides of the container. A flying bird and two monkeys in a tree observe the scene. Western Han Dynasty (206 BC - 25 AD) Yunnan Provincial Museum, Kunming
1800...1911...CHINESE VASE LIDDED.... QING DYNASTY