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Catalog Data

Medium:
Stone
Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 3.5 x 2.9 cm (1 3/8 x 1 1/8 in)
Type:
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
North Gate of Changsha Tomb, China
Date:
7000-1700 BCE
Period:
Neolithic period
Provenance:
From 1935-37 to 1991
John Hadley Cox (1913-2005), Las Vegas, Nevada. [1]
From 1991
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of John Hadley Cox, Las Vegas, Nevada. [2]
Notes:
[1] Excavated by the donor outside the North Gate at Changsha between September 1935 and August 1937. See Curatorial Remark 4 in the object record.
[2] See Deed of Gift from John Hadley Cox, Collections Management Office.
Collection:
Freer Study Collection
Previous custodian or owner:
John Hadley Cox (1913-2005)
Topic:
Neolithic period (ca. 7000 - ca. 1700 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of the John Hadley Cox Archaeological Study Collection
Accession Number:
FSC-S-85
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye312864dbc-0f7c-4b77-9dcd-f1617f710807
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_FSC-S-85