Pendant in the form of two dragons

Detail of a pattern
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At A Glance

  • Period

    475-221 B.C.E
  • Geography

    Jincun, probably Henan province, China
  • Material

    Jade (nephrite)
  • Dimension

    H x W x D: 3.3 x 7.9 x 0.5 cm (1 5/16 x 3 1/8 x 3/16 in)
  • Accession Number

    F1931.15
  • EDAN ID

    edanmdm:fsg_F1931.15

Object Details

  • Previous custodian or owner

    Yamanaka and Co. 山中商会 (1917-1965)
  • Provenance

    1931
    Yamanaka and Company, New York, NY, 1931 [1]
    From 1931
    Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Yamanaka and Company, New York, NY, in 1931 [2]
    Notes:
    [1] Object file, undated Folder Sheet note. Also see Freer Gallery of Art Purchase List file, Collections Management Office.
    [2] See note 1.
  • Origin

    Jincun, probably Henan province, China
  • Credit Line

    Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
  • Type

    Jewelry and Ornament
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