Dagger-axe (ge)

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Historical period(s)
Anyang period, Shang dynasty, ca. 1300-1050 BCE
Medium
Bronze
Dimensions
H x W x D: 20.2 x 6.7 x 0.9 cm (7 15/16 x 2 5/8 x 3/8 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Acquired under the guidance of the Carl Whiting Bishop expedition
Accession Number
FSC-B-134
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Metalwork, Weapon and Armament
Type

Dagger-axe

Keywords
Anyang period (ca. 1300 - ca. 1050 BCE), casting, China, Shang dynasty (ca. 1600 - ca. 1050 BCE)
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

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