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Dublin Core

Title

Jade: adze-shaped

Description

One adze-shaped jade object. White with orange-brown vein. Left and right edges present three carved teeth pointing upward. Obverse and reverse exhibit incised pattern of criss-crossing horizontal and diagonal lines.

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

44.45x47.91mm (l x w)

Museum Ac. No.

C1956.611

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Period

Zhou Dynasty (1046-256BC)

Citation

“Jade: adze-shaped,” China, Art and Cultural Diplomacy, accessed December 4, 2021, http://www.rewialleyart.nz/items/show/381.