Straight chisel (gui)

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Historical period(s)
Late Neolithic period
Dimensions
H x W x D: 38.8 x 7.3 x 0.7 cm (15 1/4 x 2 7/8 x 1/4 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Elizabeth Lorentz
Accession Number
FSC-S-98
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Jade, Weapon and Armament
Type

Ceremonial object

Keywords
China, Late Neolithic period (ca. 5000 - ca. 1700 BCE)
Provenance

To ?
Duanfang (1861-1911).

To 2000
Mrs. Elizabeth Lorentz (d. 2001), Armonk, New York. [2]

From 2000
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Mrs. Elizabeth Lorentz, Armonk, New York. [3]

Notes:

[1] See Curatorial Remark 4 in the object record.

[2] See Collections Management Notes in the object record.

[3] See note 2.

Previous Owner(s)

Duanfang 1861-1911
Elizabeth Meyer Lorentz 1913 - 2001

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

Copyright with museum