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Decorative Designs in Chinese Art 中国文物的纹饰

Bronze Ware 青铜器 Warring States Period 战国时代

Warring States Period 战国时代

In the Warring States period a greater variety of artifact styles and patterns was produced. Inlaid gold, silver, jade, and colored glaze became popular. The picture below shows an inlaid geometric pattern in a bronze ware wine vessel.

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镶嵌几何纹 战国晚期公元前4世纪中叶221上海博物馆 Inlaid Geometric Pattern Late Warring States Period (Mid 4th century — 221 BCE), Shanghai Museum

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