string(20) "edanmdm:fsg_F1934.12" Socketed blade - National Museum of Asian Art

Socketed blade

Detail of a pattern
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At A Glance

  • Period

    ca. 1050-221 BCE
  • Geography

    Henan province, China
  • Material

    Bronze
  • Dimension

    H x W: 8.1 x 3.5 cm (3 3/16 x 1 3/8 in)
  • Accession Number

    F1934.12
  • EDAN ID

    edanmdm:fsg_F1934.12

Object Details

  • Description

    Small blade patinated with malachite, azurite, and cuprite.
  • Collection

    Freer Gallery of Art Collection
  • Origin

    Henan province, China
  • Credit Line

    Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
  • Type

    Weapon and Armament
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