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Dagger-axe (ge) with mask

Detail of a pattern
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At A Glance

  • Period

    ca. 1050-771 BCE
  • Geography

    Henan province, China
  • Material

  • Dimension

    H x W: 21.9 x 9.9 cm (8 5/8 x 3 7/8 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Description

    Blade of the type ko [chn] decorated with casting in relief. Patinated with malachite 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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