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horse bit
  • China
    active: China
  • horse bit, Western Zhou dynasty (BCE 1046–BCE 711)
  • Where object was made: China
  • bronze
  • Object Length: 21 cm
    Object Length: 8 1/4 in
  • Gift of Mr. Ruxton C. Love
  • Not on display
  • 1953.0012

Bronze horse bit that has openings on the two ends. The section in between is knobby. It has stationary rings.