Hoe Blade

A work made of jade.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of jade.

Date:

Neolithic period, 3rd/2nd millennium B.C. or early Shang dynasty (c. 1600/1045 B.C.)

Artist:

China

About this artwork

On View

Asian Art, Gallery 131

Title

Hoe Blade

Origin

China

Date

3000 BC–1000 BC

Medium

Jade

Dimensions

27.62 × 7.46 × .95 cm (10 7/8 × 2 15/16 × 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Edward and Louise B. Sonnenschein Collection

Reference Number

1950.215

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