Go Back   Steve's Digicams Forums > Post Your Photos > Biweekly Shoot Out

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old Dec 1, 2012, 2:36 PM   #1
Moderator
 
selvin's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2002
Posts: 7,204
Default Mettallic: Bronze

These pictures are of Bronze objects used during the Qin Dynasty in China somewhere between 700-250BC. They are objects (tea pot, wine vessels and erotica) that were primarily used in the castles and homes of the reigning caste. Because of it's relative ease in casting and molding vs iron it tended to be the metal of choice here even tho the iron age was already dominant. Photos taken at the recent Terra Cotta Warriors display in NYC.





selvin is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Old Dec 1, 2012, 3:13 PM   #2
Senior Member
 
Walter C's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: Huntington Beach, CA USA
Posts: 7,739
Default

#3 - Ooooowch!
Walter C is offline   Reply With Quote
 
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 6:53 PM.