Figure in the form of a tortoise

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Historical period(s)
Han dynasty or earlier, 200-500
Medium
Jade
Dimensions
H x W x D: 4.2 x 9.2 x 5.5 cm (1 5/8 x 3 5/8 x 2 3/16 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number
S1987.822
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Jade, Sculpture
Type

Figure: tortoise

Keywords
China, Han dynasty (206 BCE - 220 CE), tortoise, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

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

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

Copyright with museum