Pendant in the form of a bovine head, reworked

Historical period(s)
Late Shang dynasty or Western Zhou dynasty, ca. 1100-1000 BCE
Medium
Jade
Dimensions
H x W x D: 2.4 x 1.9 x 0.6 cm (15/16 x 3/4 x 1/4 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number
S1987.715
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Jade
Type

Pendant

Keywords
Anyang period (ca. 1300 - ca. 1050 BCE), China, Shang dynasty (ca. 1600 - ca. 1050 BCE), water buffalo, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Dr. Arthur M. Sackler 1913-1987

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

Copyright with museum

Related Objects