Notched Axe

A work made of jade.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of jade.

Date:

Shang dynasty (c. 1600–1046 BC), 1200–1000 B.C.

Artist:

China

About this artwork

On View

Asian Art, Gallery 131

Title

Notched Axe

Origin

China

Date

1200 BC–1000 BC

Medium

Jade

Dimensions

7.0 × 5.5 × .8 cm; 2 3/4 × 2 3/16 × 5/32 in.

Credit Line

Edward and Louise B. Sonnenschein Collection

Reference Number

1950.210

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