• Dagger-axe (ge 戈), fragment reworked
  • Dagger-axe (ge 戈), fragment reworked
  • Dagger-axe (ge 戈), fragment reworked

Dagger-axe (ge 戈), fragment reworked

Type
Ceremonial object: dagger-axe (ge)
Historical period(s)
Anyang period, Late Shang dynasty, ca. 1300-ca. 1050 BCE
Object Date
ca. 1300-ca. 1050 BCE
Medium
Jade (nephrite)
Dimension(s)
H x W x D: 3.4 x 10.9 x 0.4 cm (1 5/16 x 4 5/16 x 1/8 in)
Origin
China, probably Henan province, Anyang
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1939.20
戈(殘損后另加工)
晚商安陽時期(公元前1300-1050年)
中國,疑似河南安陽市
軟玉
高3.4、寬10.9、厚0.4釐米
查爾斯·蘭·佛利爾基金捐購
器物編號:F1939.20
On View Location
Currently not on view
Provenance
Previous owner(s)
Zhang Naiji 張乃驥 (1899-1948)
C.T. Loo & Company (1914-1948)
C.T. Loo 盧芹齋 (1880-1957)
Description
Miniature curved blade (concave edge chipped; butt trimmed) of greenish white, translucent nephrite (?) with lilac spots; the two surfaces alike; one hole for suspension.
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