• Ornament in the form of an animal head and crest, reworked from a tube (cong 琮), fragment
  • Ornament in the form of an animal head and crest, reworked from a tube (cong 琮), fragment

Ornament in the form of an animal head and crest, reworked from a tube (cong 琮), fragment

Classification
Ceremonial Object
Maker(s)
Artist: Liangzhu culture 良渚 (ca. 3300-ca. 2250 BCE)
Historical period(s)
Late Neolithic period; reworked in Western Zhou dynasty, ca. 1050-ca. 950 BCE
Object Date
ca. 1050-ca. 950 BCE
Medium
Jade
Dimension(s)
H x W x D: 7.2 × 7.4 × 3.2 cm (2 13/16 × 2 15/16 × 1 1/4 in)
Origin
China, Lake Tai region
Credit Line
The Dr. Paul Singer Collection of Chinese Art of the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; a joint gift of the Arthur M. Sackler Foundation, Paul Singer, the AMS Foundation for the Arts, Sciences, and Humanities, and the Children of Arthur M. Sackler
Collection
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
S2012.9.165
帶冠獸首形飾,由琮後期加工而成(殘損)
新石器時代晚期良渚文化(公元前3300--2250年)出品;西周(公元前1050-950年)重製
中國太湖地區
軟玉
高6.7、寬7.3、厚3.2釐米
史密森博物學院亞瑟·M·賽克勒美術館保羅·辛格中國藝術收藏品;亞瑟·M·賽克勒基金會,保羅·辛格,AMS基金會,及亞瑟·M·賽克勒子女聯合贈送
器物編號:S2012.9.165
On View Location
Currently not on view
Provenance
Previous owner(s)
Mr. and Mrs. Richard C. Bull
Sotheby's
Curatorial Remarks
Unpublished Research
Published References
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