Bone fragments

Historical period(s)
Shang dynasty, ca. 1600 - ca. 1050 BCE
Dimensions
H x W (overall): 1.2 x 0.7 cm (1/2 x 1/4 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Gift of the John Hadley Cox Archaeological Study Collection
Collection
Freer Study Collection
Accession Number
FSC-O-36
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Natural Material
Type

Bone fragments

Keywords
China, Shang dynasty (ca. 1600 - ca. 1050 BCE)
Provenance

From 1936 to 1991
John Hadley Cox (1913-2005), Las Vegas, Nevada, purchased in Xiaotun, Anyang, Honan province, China. [1]

From 1991
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of John Hadley Cox, Las Vegas, Nevada. [2]

Notes:

[1] See Curatorial Remark 1. See also the "List of Objects Offered to the Freer Gallery of Art" and Deed of Gift from John Hadley Cox, Collections Management Office.

[2] See note 1.

Previous Owner(s)

John Hadley Cox 1913-2005

Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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