Pendant (yu pei) in the form of a fish

Historical period(s)
Shang or Western Zhou dynasty, 11th century BCE
Medium
Jade
Dimensions
H x W x D: 7.5 x 2.5 x 0.4 cm (2 15/16 x 1 x 3/16 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Gift of The Arthur M. Sackler Foundation
Accession Number
S1987.475
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Jade, Jewelry and Ornament
Type

Jewelry

Keywords
carving, China, fish, Shang dynasty (ca. 1600 - ca. 1050 BCE), Western Zhou dynasty (ca. 1050 - 771 BCE), WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Abel William Bahr 1877-1959
Arthur M. Sackler Foundation founded 1965

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

Copyright with museum