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Axe

A work made of jade.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of jade.

Date:

Shang dynasty (c.1600–1046BC), late 2nd millennium B.C.

Artist:

China

About this artwork

On View

Arts of Asia, Gallery 131

Title

Axe

Origin

China

Date

1250 BCE–1000 BCE

Medium

Jade

Dimensions

8.3 × 7.3 × 1 cm (3 1/4 × 2 7/8 × 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Edward and Louise B. Sonnenschein Collection

Reference Number

1950.203

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