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Title:
Taiping Tianguo
太平天國
Ai Weiwei, Frog King Kwok, Tehching Hsieh and Martin Wong in New York
Editor:
Chong, Doryun  Search this
Costinaș, Cosmin 1982-  Search this
Host institution:
Para Site (Hong Kong, China)  Search this
Physical description:
143 pages illustrations (chiefly color) 24 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Expositions
Exhibition catalogs
Catalogues d'exposition
Place:
China
Chine
Date:
2015
Topic:
Art, Chinese  Search this
Artists  Search this
Art chinois  Search this
Artistes  Search this
Data Source:
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Tongue amulet in the form of a cicada (hanchan)

Medium:
Glass
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 4.8 x 2.9 x 0.5 cm (1 7/8 x 1 1/8 x 3/16 in)
Type:
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
206 BCE-220 CE
Period:
Han dynasty
Topic:
Han dynasty (206 BCE - 220 CE)  Search this
funerary  Search this
cicada  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
protection  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1914.100
Restrictions & Rights:
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Tongue amulet in the form of a cicada (hanchan)

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 4.9 x 2.3 x 0.5 cm (1 15/16 x 7/8 x 3/16 in)
Type:
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
206 BCE-220 CE
Period:
Han dynasty
Topic:
Han dynasty (206 BCE - 220 CE)  Search this
funerary  Search this
cicada  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
protection  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1914.101
Restrictions & Rights:
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Tongue amulet in the form of a cicada (hanchan)

Medium:
Jade (?)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 5.1 x 2.4 x 0.3 cm (2 x 15/16 x 1/8 in)
Type:
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
206 BCE-220 CE
Period:
Han dynasty
Topic:
Han dynasty (206 BCE - 220 CE)  Search this
funerary  Search this
cicada  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
protection  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1914.102
Restrictions & Rights:
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Tongue amulet in the form of a cicada (hanchan)

Medium:
Jade
Dimensions:
H x W x D (a-amulet): 4.2 x 2.1 x 0.7 cm (1 5/8 x 13/16 x 1/4 in)
Type:
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
1644-1911
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
funerary  Search this
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
cicada  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
protection  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1914.73a-b
Restrictions & Rights:
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Broad chisel

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 6.5 × 5.4 × 0.4 cm (2 9/16 × 2 1/8 × 3/16 in)
Type:
Ceremonial Object
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 12th-11th century BCE
Period:
Shang dynasty
Topic:
Shang dynasty (ca. 1600 - ca. 1050 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1916.169
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Straight chisel (gui)

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 28.7 × 7.6 × 1.3 cm (11 5/16 × 3 × 1/2 in)
Type:
Ceremonial Object
Origin:
China
Date:
1644-1911
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1916.388
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Tongue amulet in the form of a cicada

Medium:
Glass
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 5.2 × 2.3 × 0.4 cm (2 1/16 × 7/8 × 3/16 in)
Type:
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
206 BCE-220 CE
Period:
Han dynasty
Topic:
Han dynasty (206 BCE - 220 CE)  Search this
funerary  Search this
cicada  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
protection  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1916.621a-c
Restrictions & Rights:
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Sword fitting: scabbard ornament

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 6.1 × 7 × 1.6 cm (2 3/8 × 2 3/4 × 5/8 in)
Type:
Weapon and Armament
Origin:
China
Date:
206 BCE-9 CE
Period:
Western Han dynasty
Topic:
Western Han dynasty (206 BCE - 9 CE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1917.394
Restrictions & Rights:
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Disk (bi) with raised pyramids arranged in a grid, fragment, redecorated

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 7.2 × 13.4 × 0.4 cm (2 13/16 × 5 1/4 × 3/16 in)
Type:
Ceremonial Object
Origin:
China
Date:
206 BCE-220 CE
Period:
Han dynasty
Topic:
Han dynasty (206 BCE - 220 CE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1917.51
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Sword fitting: scabbard ornament

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 6.1 × 7.1 × 1.6 cm (2 3/8 × 2 13/16 × 5/8 in)
Type:
Weapon and Armament
Origin:
China
Date:
206 BCE-9 CE
Period:
Western Han dynasty
Topic:
Western Han dynasty (206 BCE - 9 CE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1917.513
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Blade (fragment)

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 13.5 × 6.5 × 1.1 cm (5 5/16 × 2 9/16 × 7/16 in)
Type:
Ceremonial Object
Origin:
China
Date:
1600-771 BCE
Period:
Shang or Western Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Shang dynasty (ca. 1600 - ca. 1050 BCE)  Search this
Western Zhou dynasty (ca. 1050 - 771 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1918.30
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Axe (fu 斧)

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 11.3 × 4.4 × 0.8 cm (4 7/16 × 1 3/4 × 5/16 in)
Type:
Ceremonial Object
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 1600-1050 BCE
Period:
Shang dynasty
Topic:
Shang dynasty (ca. 1600 - ca. 1050 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1918.35
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Pendant with dragon head, one of a pair

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 8.7 x 7.3 x 0.8 cm (3 7/16 x 2 7/8 x 5/16 in)
Type:
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
20th century
Period:
Forgery in the style of Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
dragon  Search this
Modern period (1910 - present)  Search this
forgery  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1918.43
Restrictions & Rights:
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Disk (bi) with raised uniform curls arranged in a grid

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
Diam x D: 10.9 × 0.6 cm (4 5/16 × 1/4 in)
Diam (Hole): 5.2 cm (2 1/16 in)
Type:
Ceremonial Object
Origin:
purportedly found at Shaanxi province, China
Date:
1736-1795
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1919.38
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Straight chisel (gui)

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 51.2 × 9 × 1.5 cm (20 3/16 × 3 9/16 × 9/16 in)
Type:
Ceremonial Object
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 1600-1050 BCE
Period:
Shang dynasty
Topic:
Shang dynasty (ca. 1600 - ca. 1050 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1919.53
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Sword pommel

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
Diam x D: 5.3 x 0.8 cm (2 1/16 x 5/16 in)
Type:
Weapon and Armament
Origin:
China
Date:
BCE 206-9 CE
Period:
Western Han dynasty
Topic:
dragon  Search this
Han dynasty (206 BCE - 220 CE)  Search this
Western Han dynasty (206 BCE - 9 CE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1939.15
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Sword Fitting

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H: 6 cm (2 3/8 in)
Type:
Weapon and Armament
Origin:
China
Date:
206-9 BCE
Period:
Western Han dynasty
Topic:
Western Han dynasty (206 BCE - 9 CE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1939.28
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Pendant in the form of two 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:
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
Shou xian, purportedly found at Anhui province, China
Date:
206 BCE-9 CE
Period:
Western Han dynasty
Topic:
dragon  Search this
Western Han dynasty (206 BCE - 9 CE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1939.30
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Disk (bi) with raised pyramids arranged in a grid

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
Diam x D: 11.1 × 0.6 cm (4 3/8 × 1/4 in)
Diam (Hole): 3.1 cm (1 1/4 in)
Type:
Ceremonial Object
Origin:
China
Date:
206 BCE-9 CE
Period:
Western Han dynasty
Topic:
Western Han dynasty (206 BCE - 9 CE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1939.32
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