Keywords: Carl Whiting Bishop collection

740 objects
F1979.35

Dagger-axe (ge 戈), fragment reworked

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Small dagger axe, type ko [ge] 戈. Smoothly polished, mottled cream-buff jade, with earth accretions. The curving blade has a median crest that stops at the conical perforation on the tang, which has a diagonal butt. The narrow upper and lower facets of the blade curve outward with the tip of the blade being badly …

F1979.33

Dagger-axe (ge 戈), fragment reworked

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1979.33

Small dagger-axe, type ge 戈. Smoothly polished, mottled cream-buff jade dagger-axe, with earth accretions. The curving blade has a median crest that stops at the conical perforation (drilled from both sides) on the tang. The tang has a diagonal butt. The narrow upper and lower facets of the blade curve outward from the beginning of …

F1979.32

Pendant in the form of a fish

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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 luster. Traces of red pigment.

F1979.16

Fitting

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1979.16