Pendant in the form of a fish

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Historical period(s)
Anyang period, Late Shang dynasty, ca. 1300-ca. 1050 BCE
Medium
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions
H x W x D (a: pendant): 1.9 x 10.8 x 0.4 cm (3/4 x 4 1/4 x 3/16 in)
Geography
China, probably Henan province, Anyang
Credit Line
Gift of William S. Weedon
Accession Number
F1983.2a-b
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Jade, Jewelry and Ornament
Type

Pendant

Keywords
Anyang period (ca. 1300 - ca. 1050 BCE), carving, China, fish, nephrite, Shang dynasty (ca. 1600 - ca. 1050 BCE), WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

William S. Weedon

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

Copyright with museum