• Pendant in the form of a bird, probably reworked from a tube (cong 琮)
  • Pendant in the form of a bird, probably reworked from a tube (cong 琮)
  • Pendant in the form of a bird, probably reworked from a tube (cong 琮)
  • Pendant in the form of a bird, probably reworked from a tube (cong 琮)
  • Pendant in the form of a bird, probably reworked from a tube (cong 琮)

Pendant in the form of a bird, probably reworked from a tube (cong 琮)

Classification
Jewelry and Ornament
Historical period(s)
Anyang period, Late Shang dynasty, ca. 1300-ca. 1050 BCE
Object Date
ca. 1300-ca. 1050 BCE
Medium
Jade (nephrite)
Dimension(s)
H x W x D: 3.2 × 8.3 × 5.2 cm (1 1/4 × 3 1/4 × 2 1/16 in)
Origin
China, probably Henan province, Anyang
Credit Line
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Collection
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
S1987.861
鳥形飾,似由琮後期加工而成
晚商安陽時期(公元前1300-1050年)
中國,疑似河南安陽市
軟玉
高3.2、寬8、厚5.1釐米
亞瑟·M·賽克勒贈送
器物編號: S1987.861
On View Location
Currently not on view
Description
Opaque grayish white jade with gray streaks and red cinnabar; carved. (Flaw in top of head; chips in wing tips, especially its left one; soil and cinnabar adhere.)
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