Jar (Hu)

This bronze “Hu” was likely used to hold wine and offerings and could have been placed on or near an altar during ceremonies to remember the ancestors.

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  • 18 x 14 1/2 in. Diam. (45.7 x 36.8 cm)
  • An old collection in England that was broken up some 35 years ago
  • Gift of Paul and Emily Bourne Grigsby
  • 2006.301