Segmented disk

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Maker(s)
Artist: Qijia culture 齊家 (ca. 2250 - ca.1900 BCE)
Historical period(s)
Late Neolithic period, ca. 5000-ca. 1700 BCE
Medium
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions
Diam x D: 14.5 × 0.6 cm (5 11/16 × 1/4 in)
Geography
Northwest 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
S2012.9.142a-c
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceremonial Object, Jade
Type

Disk, segmented

Keywords
China, Late Neolithic period (ca. 5000 - ca. 1700 BCE), nephrite, Paul Singer collection
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Dr. Paul Singer 1904-1997

Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Jades for Life and Death
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum

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