Sword chape with fragment of blade

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Historical period(s)
Warring States period, Eastern Zhou dynasty, 3rd century BCE
Medium
Jade and iron
Dimensions
H x W x D: 7.7 x 5.7 x 2 cm (3 1/16 x 2 1/4 x 13/16 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
The Dr. Paul Singer Collection of Chinese Art of the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; a joint gift of the Arthur M. Sackler Foundation, Paul Singer, the AMS Foundation for the Arts, Sciences, and Humanities, and the Children of Arthur M. Sackler
Collection
Paul Singer collection
Accession Number
RLS1997.48.2735
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Jade, Weapon and Armament
Type

Weapon

Keywords
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE), Paul Singer collection
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Dr. Paul Singer 1904-1997

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

Copyright with museum