BZ010 DONGSON BRONZE BELL
Bronze Age, 2nd century BCE to 1st century CE
||DONGSON BRONZE BELL
Provenance: found at Ta Praya, Sakaew Province
2nd century BCE to 1st century CE
Height 14 cm,
Description: This bell is associated with Dongson-culture drums, therefore tentatively dated second century BCE to the first century CE. Bells of this type have found in Thailand, Cambodia, and Viet Nam. All these objects are decorated with refined, basically geometric motifs, in which broad bands of spirals (sometimes looping vertically, sometimes horizontally).