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ID: 300390562
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/aat/300390562

 

Record Type: concept
cowrie-shell containers (<containers for exchange media>, <containers by function or context>, ... Furnishings and Equipment (hierarchy name))

 

Note: Bronze drum-shaped vessels, often elaborately decorated with relief or free-standing animal figures, fashioned to contain cowrie-shell money in the ancient Dian kingdom of southwestern China.
 
Terms:
cowrie-shell containers (preferred,C,U,English,UF,U,U)
cowrie-shell container (C,U,English,UF,U,U)
containers, cowrie-shell (C,U,English,UF,U,U)
cowrie container (C,U,English,UF,U,U)
kaurischelphouders (C,U,Dutch-P,D,U,U)
kaurischelphouder (C,U,Dutch,AD,U,U)

Facet/Hierarchy Code:  V.TQ

Hierarchical Position:

Hierarchy of Objects Facet
Objects Facet
Hierarchy of Furnishings and Equipment (hierarchy name)
.... Furnishings and Equipment (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of Containers (hierarchy name)
........ Containers (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of containers (receptacles)
............ containers (receptacles) (G)
Hierarchy of <containers by function or context>
................ <containers by function or context> (G)
Hierarchy of <containers for exchange media>
.................... <containers for exchange media> (G)
Hierarchy of cowrie-shell containers
........................ cowrie-shell containers (G)

Additional Notes:
Dutch ..... Trommelvormige bronzen vaten uit het oude Dian-koninkrijk in het zuidwesten van China, vaak uitvoerig versierd met reliĆ«fs of vrijstaande dierfiguren en ontworpen om kaurischelpen, gebruikt als geld, te bevatten. 

Sources and Contributors:
containers, cowrie-shell............  [GCI, VP]
.........................................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
cowrie container............  [VP]
.............................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
cowrie-shell container............  [GCI, VP]
.........................................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
cowrie-shell containers............  [GCI Preferred, VP Preferred]
.........................................  AATA database (2002-) accessed 25 March 2014
.........................................  Christie's Online (2001-) accessed 25 March 2014
.........................................  Grove Art Online (2008-) accessed 25 March 2014
kaurischelphouder............  [RKD, AAT-Ned]
................................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
................................  UvA Talen
kaurischelphouders............  [RKD, AAT-Ned Preferred]
...................................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
...................................  UvA Talen
 
Subject: .....  [VP]
 
Note:
English .......... [GCI, VP]
.......... AATA database (2002-) accessed 25 March 2014
.......... Christie's Online (2001-) accessed 25 March 2014
.......... Grove Art Online (2008-) accessed 25 March 2014
Dutch .......... [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.......... AAT-Ned (1994-)
.......... UvA Talen

 

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