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Native Name:
Chan
Object Number:
88-16-166
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Chinese
Provenience:
China
Period:
Neolithic
Date Made:
3000-2000 BCE
Early Date:
-3000
Late Date:
-2000
Section:
Asian
Materials:
Jade
Description:
Spade shaped objects crafted from jade characterized burials from the neolithic Dawenkou site in Shandong province. They are associated with richer burials, suggesting that the tomb occupants were members of the community who had higher status. Green jade.
Credit Line:
Received from various sources

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