Group of four belt plaques

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Historical period(s)
Yuan or early Ming dynasty, 14th century
Medium
Jade
Dimensions
H x W x D (each): 6.5 x 7.3 x 1 cm (2 9/16 x 2 7/8 x 3/8 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
RLS1997.48.3156.1-4
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Jade
Type

Plaques

Keywords
China, dragon, Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644), Paul Singer collection, Yuan dynasty (1279 - 1368)
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Dr. Paul Singer 1904-1997

Published References
  • Jessica Rawson John Ayers. Chinese Jade Throughout the Ages: An Exhibit. Exh. cat. London. cat. 346, pp. 106-107.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum