Axe (fu 斧)

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Historical period(s)
Late Neolithic period, ca. 5000-ca. 1700 BCE
Medium
Jade (serpentine)
Dimensions
H x W x D: 21 x 8 x 8 cm (8 1/4 x 3 1/8 x 3 1/8 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Gift of The Honorable and Mrs. Hugh Scott
Accession Number
F1985.7
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceremonial Object, Jade
Type

Ceremonial object

Keywords
China, Late Neolithic period (ca. 5000 - ca. 1700 BCE), WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Senator and Mrs. Hugh Scott

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

Copyright with museum