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Object Number:72-22-2A
Current Location: Asia Galleries
Currently On Display
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Period: Han Dynasty
Date Made: Han Dynasty
Early Date: -206
Late Date: 220
Section:Asian
Materials:Nephrite
Credit Line:Gift of Richard F. Warren, 1972
Other Number:70-22-2A - Other Number

Description

Shallow curved shape derived from a prehistoric tool type. There are two suspension holes appear near the longest rim. The piece is chestnut-colored with black veins, thin and translucent.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Chinese Bronze and Jade (Rotunda Case Exhibit) ( Jul 2001) View Objects in Exhibition
Chinese Jades: an Exhibition at the University Museum University of Pennsylvania (18 May 1978 - 30 Jul 1978) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Exhibition] 1978. Chinese Jades: An Exhibition at The University Museum.. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: No. 42View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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