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Understanding Ancient Civilizations through Artifacts

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Jacques Seligmann & Co. records, 1904-1978, bulk 1913-1974

Creator:
Jacques Seligmann & Co.  Search this
Subject:
Waegen, Rolf Hans  Search this
Glaenzer, Eugene  Search this
de Hauke, César  Search this
Seligmann, Jacques  Search this
Seligmann, René  Search this
Parker, Theresa D.  Search this
Mackay, Clarence Hungerford  Search this
Liechtenstein, House of  Search this
Schiff, Mortimer L.  Search this
Haardt, Georges  Search this
La Fresnaye, Roger de  Search this
Seligman, Germain  Search this
Arenberg  Search this
Seligmann, Arnold  Search this
Trevor, Clyfford  Search this
MM. Jacques Seligmann & fils  Search this
Eugene Glaenzer & Co  Search this
Gersel  Search this
Germain Seligmann & Co  Search this
De Hauke & Co., Inc  Search this
Topic:
Art  Search this
Art, European  Search this
World War, 1939-1945  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Art treasures in war  Search this
Art galleries, Commercial  Search this
Art, Renaissance  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9936
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212486
AAA_collcode_jacqself
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The Art Market
Art Gallery Records
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Dagger-axe (ge 戈)

Medium:
Bronze with turquoise inlay and jade (nephrite) blade
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 5.3 × 18.7 × 1.2 cm (2 1/16 × 7 3/8 × 1/2 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Weapon and Armament
Origin:
Anyang, probably Henan province, China
Date:
ca. 1300-ca. 1050 BCE
Period:
Late Shang dynasty
Topic:
Anyang period, Late Shang dynasty (ca. 1300 - 1050 BCE)  Search this
inlay  Search this
casting  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Paul Singer collection  Search this
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:
S2012.9.278
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Pendant in the form of a turtle

Medium:
Jade (serpentine)
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 2.1 × 3.3 × 0.6 cm (13/16 × 1 5/16 × 1/4 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
Anyang, probably Henan province, China
Date:
ca. 1300-ca. 1050 BCE
Period:
Late Shang dynasty
Topic:
turtle  Search this
Anyang period, Late Shang dynasty (ca. 1300 - 1050 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Paul Singer collection  Search this
serpentine  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:
S2012.9.301
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Knife with handle in the form of a bird

Medium:
Jade
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 5.1 x 0.8 x 1.2 cm (2 x 5/16 x 1/2 in)
Type:
Jade
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 1100-900 BCE
Period:
Late Shang dynasty or early Western Zhou dynasty
Topic:
bird  Search this
Anyang period, Late Shang dynasty (ca. 1300 - 1050 BCE)  Search this
Western Zhou dynasty (ca. 1050 - 771 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Paul Singer collection  Search this
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:
S2012.9.324
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Pendant

Medium:
Jade
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 0.5 x 9 x 9 cm (3/16 x 3 9/16 x 3 9/16 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 5th-4th century BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
carving  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.29
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Dragon Plaque

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 4.9 x 9 x 0.6 cm (1 15/16 x 3 9/16 x 1/4 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 3rd century 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:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.30
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Archer's thumbring (ban zhi)

Medium:
Jade
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 4.1 x 2.7 x 1.2 cm (1 5/8 x 1 1/16 x 1/2 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 300-200 BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
archery  Search this
China  Search this
bow  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
carving  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.503
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Pendant in the form a dragon

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2.3 x 3.6 x 0.3 cm (7/8 x 1 7/16 x 1/8 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
Anyang, probably Henan province, China
Date:
ca. 1300-ca. 1050 BCE
Period:
Late Shang dynasty
Topic:
dragon  Search this
Anyang period, Late Shang dynasty (ca. 1300 - 1050 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
nephrite  Search this
carving  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.556
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edanmdm:fsg_S1987.556
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Semi-circular plaque with dragon heads at ends

Medium:
Jade
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2.1 x 4.9 x 0.3 cm (13/16 x 1 15/16 x 1/8 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
5th-4th century BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
dragon  Search this
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
carving  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.557
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Pendant in the form of a bird

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2.6 x 3 x 0.5 cm (1 x 1 3/16 x 3/16 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
Anyang, probably Henan province, China
Date:
ca. 1300-ca. 1050 BCE
Period:
Late Shang dynasty
Topic:
bird  Search this
Anyang period, Late Shang dynasty (ca. 1300 - 1050 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
nephrite  Search this
carving  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.559
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CC0
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Pendant with mask, probably reworked from a tube (cong 琮)

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2.9 x 3.1 x 0.8 cm (1 1/8 x 1 1/4 x 5/16 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
Anyang, probably Henan province, China
Date:
ca. 1300-ca. 1050 BCE
Period:
Late Shang dynasty
Topic:
Anyang period, Late Shang dynasty (ca. 1300 - 1050 BCE)  Search this
mask  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
nephrite  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.576
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Pendant (huang)

Medium:
Jade
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 4.2 x 13.4 x 0.5 cm (1 5/8 x 5 1/4 x 3/16 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
carving  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.577
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Pendant in the form of a reptile

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 3.4 × 8.7 × 0.4 cm (1 5/16 × 3 7/16 × 3/16 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
20th century
Period:
Forgery in the style of the late Shang dynasty
Topic:
reptile  Search this
Modern period (1910 - present)  Search this
forgery  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
nephrite  Search this
carving  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.579
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S1987.579
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Earring with scrolls, one of a pair

Medium:
Jade (?)
Dimensions:
Diam x D: 4.1 x 0.3 cm (1 5/8 x 1/8 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
8th-7th century BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
Spring and Autumn period (770 - 476 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
carving  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.581
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Earring with scrolls, one of a pair

Medium:
Jade (?)
Dimensions:
Diam x D: 4.1 x 0.4 cm (1 5/8 x 1/8 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
8th-7th century BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
Spring and Autumn period (770 - 476 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
carving  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.582
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Pendant in the form of a coiled dragon

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 3.2 x 3.2 x 0.9 cm (1 1/4 x 1 1/4 x 3/8 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
Anyang, probably Henan province, China
Date:
ca. 1300-ca. 1050 BCE
Period:
Late Shang dynasty
Topic:
dragon  Search this
Anyang period, Late Shang dynasty (ca. 1300 - 1050 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
nephrite  Search this
carving  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.583
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Pendant in the form of a quadruped, fragment

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 1.6 x 3.3 x 0.8 cm (5/8 x 1 5/16 x 5/16 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 1100-ca. 900 BCE
Period:
Late Shang dynasty or Western Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Anyang period, Late Shang dynasty (ca. 1300 - 1050 BCE)  Search this
Western Zhou dynasty (ca. 1050 - 771 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
nephrite  Search this
carving  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.586
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Pendant in the form of a rabbit

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2.1 x 3.9 x 0.4 cm (13/16 x 1 9/16 x 3/16 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
Anyang, probably Henan province, China
Date:
ca. 1300-ca. 1050 BCE
Period:
Late Shang dynasty
Topic:
rabbit  Search this
Anyang period, Late Shang dynasty (ca. 1300 - 1050 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
nephrite  Search this
carving  Search this
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Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.587
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edanmdm:fsg_S1987.587
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Pendant in the form of a bird

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2.3 x 2.7 x 1 cm (7/8 x 1 1/16 x 3/8 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
Anyang, probably Henan province, China
Date:
ca. 1300-ca.1050 BCE
Period:
Late Shang dynasty
Topic:
bird  Search this
Anyang period, Late Shang dynasty (ca. 1300 - 1050 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
nephrite  Search this
carving  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.590
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