Bronze: daigou

Description
One bronze daigou painted black with decorative patterning in red. In the form of bird with a semi-circular body and a long hooked neck. Convex obverse of body presents geometric pattern; sides of body exhibit keyhole pattern. Head exhibits small red-painted eyes and a broad grooved mouth. From Xiongnu culture.
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Dimensions L x W: 90.79 x 58.62mm
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Other Id
C1956.208
Catalogue number
C1956.208

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