Historical period(s)
Song dynasty, 960-1279
Medium
Jade
Dimensions
H x W x D: 4.7 x 8.5 x 3.1 cm (1 7/8 x 3 3/8 x 1 1/4 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number
S1987.811
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Jade, Sculpture
Type

Figure

Keywords
bird, China, pigeon, Song dynasty (960 - 1279), WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Desmond Gure 1905 - 1970
Dr. Arthur M. Sackler 1913-1987

Published References
  • Bo Gyllensvard. Celadon, Jade: Finds, Specimen, Scientific Results; Exhibition. Exh. cat. Stockholm, May-June 1963. cat. 98.
  • Chinese Jade Animals. Exh. cat. Hong Kong. cat. 102.
  • Desmond Gure The Museum of Far Eastern Antiquities. Selected Examples from the Jade Exhibition at Stockholm. no. 36 Stockholm. p. 24, fig. 7.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum