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Miniature wine jar (lei罍)

Medium:
Marble
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 7.4 x 5.6 x 5.6 cm (2 15/16 x 2 3/16 x 2 3/16 in)
Type:
Stone
Vessel
Origin:
Anyang, probably Henan province, China
Date:
ca. 1300-ca. 1050 BCE
Period:
Late Shang dynasty
Topic:
miniature (size attribute)  Search this
Anyang period, Late Shang dynasty (ca. 1300 - 1050 BCE)  Search this
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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
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S2010.40
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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
China  Search this
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nephrite  Search this
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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:
S2012.9.106
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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
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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:
S2012.9.122
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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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Pendant in the form of a bird

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 3.4 × 9.6 × 0.1 cm (1 5/16 × 3 3/4 × 1/16 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 1050-ca. 950 BCE
Period:
Western Zhou dynasty
Topic:
bird  Search this
Western Zhou dynasty (ca. 1050 - 771 BCE)  Search this
China  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:
S2012.9.1259
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Pendant in the form of a bird, reworked

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 3.2 × 5.9 × 0.2 cm (1 1/4 × 2 5/16 × 1/16 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 1050-ca. 950 BCE
Period:
Western Zhou dynasty
Topic:
bird  Search this
Western Zhou dynasty (ca. 1050 - 771 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:
S2012.9.1260
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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
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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:
S2012.9.135
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Pendant in the form of a fish

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 1.1 × 6 × 0.5 cm (7/16 × 2 3/8 × 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:
fish  Search this
Anyang period, Late Shang dynasty (ca. 1300 - 1050 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:
S2012.9.1360
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Pendant in the form of a bird

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 3.9 × 9.9 × 0.1 cm (1 9/16 × 3 7/8 × 1/16 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 1050-ca. 950 BCE
Period:
Western Zhou dynasty
Topic:
bird  Search this
Western Zhou dynasty (ca. 1050 - 771 BCE)  Search this
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nephrite  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:
S2012.9.1361
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Pendant with human hybrid, fragment

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 2.2 x 1.8 x 0.3 cm (7/8 x 11/16 x 1/8 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 1050-ca. 950 BCE
Period:
Western Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Western Zhou dynasty (ca. 1050 - 771 BCE)  Search this
mask  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
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head  Search this
nephrite  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:
S2012.9.1364
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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
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Chinese Art  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:
S2012.9.137
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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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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
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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:
S2012.9.156
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Bead in the form of a tiger head

Medium:
Jade
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 2.3 x 2 x 1.1 cm (7/8 x 13/16 x 7/16 in)
Type:
Jewelry and Ornament
Jade
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 950-ca. 850 BCE
Period:
Western Zhou dynasty
Topic:
tiger  Search this
Western Zhou dynasty (ca. 1050 - 771 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:
S2012.9.1583
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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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Pendant in form of a dragon

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 6.5 x 4.5 x 2 cm (2 9/16 x 1 3/4 x 13/16 in)
Culture:
Hongshan culture, ca. 3800-ca. 2700 BCE  Search this
Type:
Stone
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
20th century
Period:
Modern period
Topic:
dragon  Search this
Late Neolithic period (ca. 5000 - ca. 1700 BCE)  Search this
forgery  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Paul Singer collection  Search this
pendant  Search this
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Credit Line:
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Accession Number:
S2012.9.20
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Collared disk

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
Diam x D: 15.3 × 1.2 cm (6 × 1/2 in)
Diam (Hole): 5.9 cm (2 5/16 in)
Type:
Jade
Origin:
probably Sichuan province, China
Date:
ca. 1300-ca. 1050 BCE
Period:
Late Shang dynasty
Topic:
Anyang period, Late Shang dynasty (ca. 1300 - 1050 BCE)  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:
S2012.9.226
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