Halberd blade (ge)

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Historical period(s)
Eastern Zhou dynasty, 5th-4th century BCE
Medium
Bronze
Dimensions
H x W: 44 x 29.8 cm (17 5/16 x 11 3/4 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Gift of General and Mrs. Albert Wedemeyer
Accession Number
F1980.208
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Metalwork, Weapon and Armament
Type

Weapon: halberd blade (ge)

Keywords
casting, China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE), WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

General & Mrs. Albert Wedemeyer

Published References
  • Thomas Lawton. Chinese Art of the Warring States Period: Change and Continuity, 480-222 B.C. Washington, 1982-1983. cat. 34, p. 75.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum