Abel William Bahr (1877-1959), Shanghai, China, London, England, Montreal, Canada, New York, NY, and Ridgefield, Connecticut 
From 1963 to 1987
Arthur M. Sackler, New York, purchased from the Bahr collection in 1963 
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of Arthur M. Sackler on September 11, 1987 
 According to information provided by the Arthur M. Sackler Foundation, October 9, 2009.
 See #105: "Opaque grey with dark blue clouds. Crack in disk. Numerous chips on edge of disk, and flange," on list provided by the Arthur M. Sackler Foundation, October 9, 2009, copy in object file.
 Pursuant to the agreement between Arthur M. Sackler and the Smithsonian Institution, dated July 28, 1982, legal title of the donated objects was transferred to the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery on September 11, 1987.
- Previous Owner(s)
Dr. Arthur M. Sackler 1913-1987
Abel William Bahr 1877-1959
Disk with projecting ring around central perforation; opaque gray with white and dark blue clouds. (Areas of calcification; nicks on edge and flange, chip on flange; repaired crack.)
(Jenny F. So, Jade Project Database, entered March 24, 2009) Opaque light and dark gray with white and dark blue patches (see Sanxingdui 三星堆 material); cracked (repaired). Dull polish, almost none on outer wall of collar. Hole large, about half the overall diameter of disk (see S1987.457, S1987.654). Irregularly round, collar uneven in height. Wall of collar not finished or shaped in special way.
- Collection Area(s)
- Chinese Art
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