Pendant in the form of a rabbit

Historical period(s)
Late Shang dynasty, ca. 1300-ca. 1050 BCE
Medium
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions
H x W x D (overall): 3.6 x 1.6 x 1 cm (1 7/16 x 5/8 x 3/8 in)
Geography
China, probably Henan province, Anyang
Credit Line
The Dr. Paul Singer Collection of Chinese Art of the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; a joint gift of the Arthur M. Sackler Foundation, Paul Singer, the AMS Foundation for the Arts, Sciences, and Humanities, and the Children of Arthur M. Sackler
Collection
Paul Singer collection
Accession Number
RLS1997.48.3719
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Jade, Jewelry and Ornament
Type

Jewelry

Keywords
Anyang period (ca. 1300 - ca. 1050 BCE), carving, China, nephrite, Paul Singer collection, rabbit, Shang dynasty (ca. 1600 - ca. 1050 BCE)
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Dr. Paul Singer 1904-1997

Published References
  • China Institute Gallery, China Institute in America. Art Styles of Ancient Shang, from Private and Museum Collections. Exh. cat. New York. no. 63.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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