• Tapered pendant
  • Tapered pendant
  • Tapered pendant
  • Tapered pendant

Tapered pendant

Classification
Jewelry and Ornament
Maker(s)
Artist: Liangzhu culture 良渚 (ca. 3300-ca. 2250 BCE)
Historical period(s)
Late Neolithic period, ca. 3300-2250 BCE
Object Date
ca. 3300-2250 BCE
Medium
Jade (nephrite)
Dimension(s)
H x W x D: 20.6 × 2.5 × 2.1 cm (8 1/8 × 1 × 13/16 in)
Origin
China, Lake Tai region
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1917.651
錐形飾
新石器時代晚期良渚文化(公元前3300--2250年)
中國太湖地區
軟玉
高20.6、寬2.5、厚2.1釐米
查爾斯·蘭·佛利爾贈送
器物編號:F1917.651
On View Location
Currently not on view
Provenance
Previous owner(s)
Li Wenqing 李文卿 (C.L. Freer source) (ca. 1869-1931)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Description
Implement: Fid for untying knots; long three-sided object tapering to a point at each end, perforation near top bored from both sides; translucent, gray green with scattered mottlings of orange brown; one long and two shorter tool marks. (Old smoothed chip near top.)

Acquired with a box, now lost.

(Jenny F. So, from Jade Project Database) Long triangular tapering pendant.
Curatorial Remarks
Unpublished Research
Published References
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