• Pendant in the form of a mask, reworked
  • Pendant in the form of a mask, reworked
  • Pendant in the form of a mask, reworked
  • Pendant in the form of a mask, reworked

Pendant in the form of a mask, reworked

Classification
Jewelry and Ornament
Historical period(s)
Late Shang dynasty, ca. 13th-11th century BCE
Object Date
ca. 13th-11th century BCE
Medium
Jade (nephrite)
Dimension(s)
H x W x D: 3.7 x 2.6 x 0.3 cm (1 7/16 x 1 x 1/8 in)
Origin
China, probably Henan province, Anyang
Credit Line
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Collection
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
S1987.618
獸面形飾(二次加工)
晚商安陽時期(公元前1300-1050年)
中國,疑似河南安陽市
軟玉
高3.7、寬2.6、厚0.3釐米
亞瑟·M·賽克勒贈送
器物編號:S1987.618
On View Location
Currently not on view
Provenance
Previous owner(s)
C.T. Loo & Company (1914-1948)
Zhang Naiji 張乃驥 (1899-1948)
J.T. Tai & Co. (established in 1950)
Zhang Mei Chien (1900-1998)
C.T. Loo Chinese Art (1953 - 1961)
Frank Caro Chinese Art (1962-1980)
Dr. Arthur M. Sackler (1913-1987)
Description
Plaque, frontal animal mask; low relief details in raised lines; pierced center; translucent, cloudy light green. (Interior cracks [crystalline condition, incipient calcification].)
Curatorial Remarks
Published References
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