Keywords: Shang dynasty (ca. 1600 - ca. 1050 BCE)

456 objects
S1999.120.3

Bear

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S1987.839

Pendant in the form of a tiger

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A pale green jade stalking tiger, with brown and cream markings. Reported to have been excavated at Anyang. (Slight dirt adhering; excellent condition.) This flat jade plaque represents an animal with only two feet, mushroom-shaped horns, fanged mouth, and a tail. Incised lines articulate the large eye and echo the contours of the horn. Pairs …