[X] Jade [X] Chinese Art
2,124 objects
F1979.34

Pendant in the form of a fish

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1979.34
<p>Fish pendant of green jade with lighter transverse veining. Curved silhouette, with roughly indicated eyes and fins and narrowing in splayed, bifurcated tail. A blade-shaped extension from the tail forms a pendant tool. Biconical perforation on extended curling snout. Stone polished to a soft lustre. Traces of red pigment.</p>
F1979.31

Pendant in the form of a fish

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<p>Fish pendant of mottled cream-colored jade. Straight in form, lenticular in section, with silhouette tapering toward diagonal snout, incut for dorsal fin, and narrowing into splayed, bifurcated tail; a blade-shaped extension from the tail forms a pendant tool. Diagonal score marks indicate the fins. Biconical perforation functions as an eye. Stone polished to a soft &#8230;</p>
F1978.31

Dagger-axe (ge 戈), fragment reworked

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1978.31
<p>Ceremonial weapon: blade. Opaque, buff colored surface with white and dark brown mottling over a large portion of both sides. The blade is flat, with a conical perforation between the shoulders and on each of the two projections at the top of the blade. The edges of the two projections and the space between them &#8230;</p>
F1949.16

Ornament

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1949.16
F1939.20

Dagger-axe (ge 戈), fragment reworked

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1939.20
<p>Miniature curved blade (concave edge chipped; butt trimmed) of greenish white, translucent nephrite (?) with lilac spots; the two surfaces alike; one hole for suspension.</p>
F1939.19

Dagger-axe (ge 戈)

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1939.19
<p>Miniature blade of slightly translucent pinkish yellow nephrite (?), the two surfaces almost alike; the tang indicated; one hole for suspension.</p>