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Head ornament with mask

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 3.9 × 6.2 × 0.4 cm (1 9/16 × 2 7/16 × 3/16 in)
Culture:
Liangzhu culture, ca. 3300-ca. 2250 BCE  Search this
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
20th century
Period:
Modern period
Topic:
Late Neolithic period (ca. 5000 - ca. 1700 BCE)  Search this
forgery  Search this
mask  Search this
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Forked blade (zhang 璋)

Medium:
Jade
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 48.6 x 5 x 0.4 cm (1 15/16 x 19 1/8 x 3/16 in)
Type:
Jade
Ceremonial Object
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 5000-ca. 1700 BCE
Period:
Late Neolithic period
Topic:
Late Neolithic period (ca. 5000 - ca. 1700 BCE)  Search this
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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
Accession Number:
S2012.9.1112
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Decorative fitting for an ornamental comb, with bird

Medium:
Jade (serpentine)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 3.5 x 6.8 x 0.3 cm (1 3/8 x 2 11/16 x 1/8 in)
Culture:
Liangzhu culture, ca. 3300-ca. 2250 BCE  Search this
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
Lake Tai region, China
Date:
ca. 3300-ca. 2250 BCE
Period:
Late Neolithic period
Topic:
Late Neolithic period (ca. 5000 - ca. 1700 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
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carving  Search this
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
Accession Number:
S2012.9.122
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Decorative fitting for an ornamental comb

Medium:
Jade (serpentine)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2 x 3.2 x 0.3 cm (13/16 x 1 1/4 x 1/8 in)
Culture:
Liangzhu culture, ca. 3300-ca. 2250 BCE  Search this
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
Lake Tai region, China
Date:
ca. 3300-ca. 2250 BCE
Period:
Late Neolithic period
Topic:
Late Neolithic period (ca. 5000 - ca. 1700 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
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carving  Search this
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
Accession Number:
S2012.9.123
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Axehead (fu)

Medium:
Jade
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 8.5 x 12.9 x 0.3 cm (3 3/8 x 5 1/16 x 1/8 in)
Type:
Jade
Tool and Equipment
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 5000-ca. 1700 BCE
Period:
Late Neolithic period
Topic:
Late Neolithic period (ca. 5000 - ca. 1700 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
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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
Accession Number:
S2012.9.128
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Axehead (fu)

Medium:
Jade
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 17.7 x 5.2 x 0.3 cm (6 15/16 x 2 1/16 x 1/8 in)
Type:
Jade
Ceremonial Object
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 5000-ca. 1700 BCE
Period:
Late Neolithic period
Topic:
Late Neolithic period (ca. 5000 - ca. 1700 BCE)  Search this
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axehead  Search this
Credit Line:
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S2012.9.130
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Disk (bi 璧), fragment

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
Diam x D: 14.2 × 1.4 cm (5 9/16 × 9/16 in)
Culture:
Liangzhu culture, ca. 3300-ca. 2250 BCE  Search this
Type:
Jade
Ceremonial Object
Origin:
Lake Tai region, China
Date:
ca. 3300-ca. 2250 BCE
Period:
Late Neolithic period
Topic:
Late Neolithic period (ca. 5000 - ca. 1700 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
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nephrite  Search this
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
Accession Number:
S2012.9.135
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Bracelet

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x Diam (overall): 0.6 x 9.9 cm (1/4 x 3 7/8 in)
Diam (inner): 5.3 cm (2 1/16 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 5000-ca. 1700 BCE
Period:
Late Neolithic period
Topic:
Late Neolithic period (ca. 5000 - ca. 1700 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
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nephrite  Search this
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
Accession Number:
S2012.9.137
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Segmented disk

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
Diam x D (assembled): 12.1 × 0.6 cm (4 3/4 × 1/4 in)
Culture:
Qijia culture, ca. 2250-ca.1900 BCE  Search this
Type:
Jade
Ceremonial Object
Origin:
Northwest China
Date:
ca. 2250-1900 BCE
Period:
Late Neolithic period
Topic:
Late Neolithic period (ca. 5000 - ca. 1700 BCE)  Search this
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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
Accession Number:
S2012.9.143a-c
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Bracelet

Medium:
Stone
Dimensions:
H x Diam (overall): 1.6 x 8.5 cm (5/8 x 3 3/8 in)
Type:
Stone
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 5000-ca. 1700 BCE
Period:
Late Neolithic period
Topic:
Late Neolithic period (ca. 5000 - ca. 1700 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
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bracelet  Search this
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
Accession Number:
S2012.9.145
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Earring

Medium:
Jade
Dimensions:
H x Diam (overall): 1.5 x 1.5 cm (9/16 x 9/16 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
20th century forgery in the style of the Late Neolithic period (ca. 5000- ca. 1700 BCE)
Topic:
Modern period (1912 - present)  Search this
forgery  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
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earring  Search this
carving  Search this
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
Accession Number:
S2012.9.149
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Earring

Medium:
Jade
Dimensions:
H x Diam (overall): 1.5 x 1.3 cm (9/16 x 1/2 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
20th century forgery in the style of the Late Neolithic period (ca. 5000- ca. 1700 BCE)
Topic:
Modern period (1912 - present)  Search this
forgery  Search this
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earring  Search this
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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
Accession Number:
S2012.9.150
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Earring

Medium:
Jade
Dimensions:
H x Diam (overall): 2 x 1.5 cm (13/16 x 9/16 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
20th century forgery in the style of the Late Neolithic period (ca. 5000-ca. 1700 BCE)
Topic:
Modern period (1912 - present)  Search this
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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
Accession Number:
S2012.9.152
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Tube (cong 琮)

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2 x 2.9 x 2.9 cm (13/16 x 1 1/8 x 1 1/8 in)
Type:
Jade
Ceremonial Object
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 5000-ca. 1700 BCE
Period:
Late Neolithic period
Topic:
Late Neolithic period (ca. 5000 - ca. 1700 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
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nephrite  Search this
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
Accession Number:
S2012.9.156
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Tube (cong)

Medium:
Jade
Dimensions:
H x Diam (overall): 5 x 6.5 cm (1 15/16 x 2 9/16 in)
Type:
Jade
Ceremonial Object
Origin:
China
Date:
20th century forgery in the style of the Late Neolithic period (ca. 5000- ca. 1700 BCE)
Topic:
Modern period (1912 - present)  Search this
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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
Accession Number:
S2012.9.161
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Tube (cong)

Medium:
Jade
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 6 x 9.7 x 9.7 cm (2 3/8 x 3 13/16 x 3 13/16 in)
Type:
Jade
Ceremonial Object
Origin:
China
Date:
20th century forgery in the style of the Late Neolithic period (ca. 5000- ca. 1700 BCE)
Topic:
Modern period (1912 - present)  Search this
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Credit Line:
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Accession Number:
S2012.9.162
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Disk (bi 璧)

Medium:
Jade (serpentine)
Dimensions:
Diam x D: 32.5 × 0.5 cm (12 13/16 × 3/16 in)
Culture:
Sanxingdui culture, ca. 2000-ca. 1000 BCE  Search this
Type:
Jade
Ceremonial Object
Origin:
Sichuan province, China
Date:
ca. 2000-ca. 1000 BCE
Period:
Late Neolithic period
Topic:
Late Neolithic period (ca. 5000 - ca. 1700 BCE)  Search this
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serpentine  Search this
Credit Line:
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Accession Number:
S2012.9.164
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Ornament in the form of an animal head and crest, reworked from a tube (cong 琮), fragment

Medium:
Jade
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 6.7 x 7.3 x 3.2 cm (2 5/8 x 2 7/8 x 1 1/4 in)
Culture:
Liangzhu culture, ca. 3300-ca. 2250 BCE  Search this
Type:
Jade
Ceremonial Object
Origin:
Lake Tai region, China
Date:
ca. 1050-ca. 950 BCE
Period:
Late Neolithic period; reworked in Western Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Western Zhou dynasty (ca. 1050 - 771 BCE)  Search this
Late Neolithic period (ca. 5000 - ca. 1700 BCE)  Search this
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Credit Line:
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Accession Number:
S2012.9.165
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Harvesting knife (hu 笏) with geometric decoration, fragment

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 41.1 × 11.9 × 4 cm (16 3/16 × 4 11/16 × 1 9/16 in)
Culture:
Longshan culture, ca. 3000-ca. 1700 BCE  Search this
Type:
Jade
Ceremonial Object
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 2000-ca. 1700 BCE
Period:
Late Neolithic period
Topic:
Late Neolithic period (ca. 5000 - ca. 1700 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
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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
Accession Number:
S2012.9.167
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Harvesting knife (hu)

Medium:
Jade
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 6.7 x 40.7 x 1 cm (2 5/8 x 16 x 3/8 in)
Type:
Jade
Ceremonial Object
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 5000-ca. 1700 BCE
Period:
Late Neolithic period
Topic:
Late Neolithic period (ca. 5000 - ca. 1700 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
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knife  Search this
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
Accession Number:
S2012.9.170
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