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Pendant in the form of a braided ring

Medium:
Jade (nephrite?)
Dimensions:
Diam x D: 6.2 x 0.7 cm (2 7/16 x 1/4 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
Reputedly Shouzhou, Anhui province, Probably Jincun, Henan province, China
Date:
475-221 BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
Warring States period (475 - 221 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
nephrite  Search this
carving  Search this
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Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1939.11
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1939.11

Pendant in the form of a braided ring

Medium:
Jade (nephrite?)
Dimensions:
Diam x D: 3.5 x 0.4 cm (1 3/8 x 1/8 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
Reputedly Shouzhou, Anhui province, Probably Jincun, Henan province, China
Date:
475-221 BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
Warring States period (475 - 221 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
nephrite  Search this
carving  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1939.12
Restrictions & Rights:
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3a08f4fcc-9e04-49a0-8baa-997ab498e94d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1939.12

Two-layered twisted rope and incised pattern ring

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
Diam x D: 3.9 x 0.5 cm (1 1/2 x 3/16 in)
Type:
Jade
Origin:
China
Date:
5th-4th century BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
Warring States period (475 - 221 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
nephrite  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1939.13
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye340814371-a367-495c-8a01-7f95effcf47d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1939.13

Pendant in the form of a disk (bi) with raised knobs

Medium:
Jade (nephrite?)
Dimensions:
Diam x D: 10.4 x 0.4 cm (4 1/8 x 3/16 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
Reputedly Shouzhou, Anhui province, Probably Jincun, Henan province, China
Date:
475-221 BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
Warring States period (475 - 221 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
nephrite  Search this
carving  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1939.14
Restrictions & Rights:
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3a878915f-5de3-43ce-9bc0-302ed4c5c7d0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1939.14

Scabbard chape ornament

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H: 6.8 cm (2 11/16 in)
Type:
Jade
Ceremonial Object
Origin:
China
Date:
5th-4th century BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
Warring States period (475 - 221 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
nephrite  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1939.16
Restrictions & Rights:
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GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1939.16
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Pendant in the form of a feline-dragon

Medium:
Jade (nephrite?)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 7.8 x 3.2 x 0.4 cm (3 1/16 x 1 1/4 x 3/16 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
Reputedly Shouzhou, Anhui province, probably Jincun, Henan province, China
Date:
475-221 BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
dragon  Search this
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
Warring States period (475 - 221 BCE)  Search this
cat  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
nephrite  Search this
carving  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1939.17
Restrictions & Rights:
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye365d60263-d53f-4f45-bf58-6e42fe067cc7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1939.17

Pendant in the form of a feline-dragon

Medium:
Jade (nephrite?)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 6.8 x 2.6 x 0.5 cm (2 11/16 x 1 x 3/16 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
Reputedly Shouzhou, Anhui Province, probably Jincun, Henan province, China
Date:
475-221 BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
dragon  Search this
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
Warring States period (475 - 221 BCE)  Search this
cat  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
nephrite  Search this
carving  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1939.18
Restrictions & Rights:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1939.18

Rectangular appliqué

Medium:
Jade (nephrite?)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 5.5 x 2 x 0.4 cm (2 3/16 x 13/16 x 1/8 in)
Type:
Jade
Origin:
Reputedly Shouzhou, Anhui province, Probably Jincun, Henan province, China
Date:
475-221 BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
Warring States period (475 - 221 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
nephrite  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1939.22
Restrictions & Rights:
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3f2c74400-1e6a-4bf2-8246-5b44a37d6c1c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1939.22

Archer's thumbring, (ban zhi)

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H: 4.5 cm (1 3/4 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 5th-4th century BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
bird  Search this
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
Warring States period (475 - 221 BCE)  Search this
archery  Search this
China  Search this
bow  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
nephrite  Search this
carving  Search this
incising  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1939.23
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye33aacb6c8-7b80-4758-8f9d-bb3f0c9ee152
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1939.23

Archer's thumbring (ban zhi)

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H: 4.7 cm (1 7/8 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 5th-4th century BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
bird  Search this
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
Warring States period (475 - 221 BCE)  Search this
archery  Search this
China  Search this
bow  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
nephrite  Search this
carving  Search this
incising  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1939.24
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye35c880741-0f92-4aa2-840f-25a9f5b0fcf1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1939.24

Archer's thumbring (ban zhi)

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H: 4.5 cm (1 3/4 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 5th-4th century BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
bird  Search this
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
Warring States period (475 - 221 BCE)  Search this
archery  Search this
China  Search this
bow  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
nephrite  Search this
carving  Search this
incising  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1939.25
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1939.25

Archer's thumbring (ban zhi)

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H: 5.4 cm (2 1/8 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 4th-3rd century BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
Warring States period (475 - 221 BCE)  Search this
archery  Search this
China  Search this
bow  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
nephrite  Search this
carving  Search this
incising  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1939.26
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3e92d70db-23b0-43d7-9b1b-904bd74c8db0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1939.26

Eccentric ring with intertwined animals

Medium:
Jade (nephrite?)
Dimensions:
Diam x D: 2.7 x 0.3 cm (1 1/16 x 1/8 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
5th-4th century BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
nephrite  Search this
carving  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1939.27
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye398e97876-5a69-4eb4-8489-ea17cbf286c6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1939.27

Pendant with two dragon heads

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 5 x 14.2 x 45 cm (1 15/16 x 5 9/16 x 17 11/16 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
Reputedly Shouzhou, Anhui province, Probably Jincun, Henan province, China
Date:
475-221 BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
dragon  Search this
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
nephrite  Search this
engraving  Search this
carving  Search this
incising  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1939.29a-b
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1939.29a-b

Pendant in the form of two facing dragons

Medium:
Jade (nephrite?)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 5.3 x 9.1 x 0.5 cm (2 1/16 x 3 9/16 x 3/16 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
Reputedly Shouzhou, Anhui province, Probably Jincun, Henan province, China
Date:
475-221 BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
dragon  Search this
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
nephrite  Search this
carving  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1939.30
Restrictions & Rights:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1939.30

Pendant in the form of an open ring with two dragon heads

Medium:
Jade
Dimensions:
Diam x D: 7.1 x 0.5 cm (2 13/16 x 3/16 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
Reputedly Shouzhou, Anhui province, Probably Jincun, Henan province, China
Date:
475-221 BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
dragon  Search this
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
Warring States period (475 - 221 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
carving  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1939.33
Restrictions & Rights:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1939.33

Pendant in the form of a braided ring

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
Diam x D: 7 x 0.7 cm (2 3/4 x 1/4 in)
Diam (hole): 5.5 cm (2 3/16 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
Reputedly Shouzhou, Anhui province, Probably Jincun, Henan province, China
Date:
475-221 BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
Warring States period (475 - 221 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
nephrite  Search this
carving  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1939.10
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1939.10

Pendant in the form of a faceted ring

Medium:
Jade (nephrite?)
Dimensions:
Diam x D: 8.3 x 0.4 cm (3 1/4 x 3/16 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
Reputedly Shouzhou, Anhui province, Probably Jincun, Henan province, China
Date:
475-221 BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
Warring States period (475 - 221 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
nephrite  Search this
carving  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1939.8
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1939.8

Pendant in the form of a braided ring

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
Diam x D: 7 x 0.4 cm (2 3/4 x 3/16 in)
Diam (hole): 5.2 cm (2 1/16 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
Reputedly Shouzhou, Anhui province, Probably Jincun, Henan province, China
Date:
475-221 BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
nephrite  Search this
carving  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1939.9
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1939.9

Axle cap and linchpin

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H x W: 8.1 x 7.2 cm (3 3/16 x 2 13/16 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Tool and Equipment
Origin:
China
Date:
5th century BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
casting  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1979.13
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1979.13

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