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Museum’s Chinese Bronzes Offer ‘Thrilling Time’ (Portland Press Herald) Archives

Elephant-shaped Zun Vessel, 12th-11th century B.C.E., on loan from the Hunan Provincial Museum.

The Bowdoin College Museum of Art’s newest exhibition, Along the Yangzi River: Regional Culture of the Bronze Age from the Hunan, is reviewed in the Portland Press Herald.

Read the article, “A Thrilling Time is in Your Immediate Future.”

The exhibition features 60 bronze vessels and monumental bells from the middle banks of the Yangzi River in southern China, cast between 1300 B.C.E. and 221 B.C.E.