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Dagger-Axe (Ge)

A work made of bronze inlaid with silver.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of bronze inlaid with silver.

Date:

Eastern Zhou dynasty, Warring States period (480–221 B.C.)

Artist:

China

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 132

Department

Arts of Asia

Title

Dagger-Axe (Ge)

Origin

China

Date

Made 480 BCE–221 BCE

Medium

Bronze inlaid with silver

Dimensions

20 × 13 cm (7.9 × 5.1 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Russell Tyson

Reference Number

1950.1627

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