Axe (qi)

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Historical period(s)
Shang dynasty, ca. 1600 to 1050 BCE
Medium
Bronze
Dimensions
H x W (overall): 32.7 x 25.1 cm (12 7/8 x 9 7/8 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1946.5
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Metalwork, Weapon and Armament
Type

Axe

Keywords
casting, China, Shang dynasty (ca. 1600 - ca. 1050 BCE), WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

R. W. MacDonald

Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum