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Pendant in the form of a female dancer

Type
Jewelry
Historical period(s)
Warring States period, Eastern Zhou dynasty, 475-221 BCE
Medium
Jade (nephrite)
Dimension(s)
H x W x D: 9.6 x 3.4 x 0.4 cm (3 13/16 x 1 3/8 x 3/16 in)
Geography
China, Probably Jincun, Henan province
Credit Line
Purchase -- Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1930.43

1930
Yamanaka and Company, New York, New York 1930 [1]

From 1930
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Yamanaka and Company, New York, New York in 1930 [2]

Notes:

[1] Object file, undated folder sheet. Also see Freer Gallery of Art Purchase List file, Collections Management Office.

[2] See note 1.

Former owner
Yamanaka and Co.
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Jade, Jewelry and Ornament
Keyword(s)
carving, China, dance, Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE), incising, nephrite, Warring States period (475 - 221 BCE)
Collection(s) Area
Chinese Art
Web Resource(s)
Google Cultural Institute

Rights Statement
Copyright with museum






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