Keywords: Carl Whiting Bishop collection

740 objects
FSC-B-123

Sword

https://asia.si.edu/object/FSC-B-123
F1985.35

Oracle bone

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1985.35
F1979.30

Pendant in the form of a fish

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1979.30

Small fish pendant of mottled green 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. Conical perforation functions as an eye. Stone polished to soft …

F1979.29

Pendant in the form of a fish

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1979.29

Fish pendant of mottled green jade with lighter veination. Straight in form, lenticular in section, with profile tapering toward snout, cut in for dorsal and ventral fins, and narrowing to splayed bifurcated tail. Diagonal striations indicate fins, while gills, eyes, and tail are indicated by incised outlines. Conical perforation indicates mouth.

F1979.28

Pendant in the form of a fish

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1979.28

Fish pendant of mottled green, semi-transparent jade. Straight in form, lenticular in section, with profile tapering toward snout, cut in for dorsal and ventral fins and narrowing to splayed bifurcated tail. Diagonal striations indicate fins, while gills, eyes, and tail are indicated by incised outlines. Conical perforation indicates mouth.