Flanged bracelet

An ivory-colored jade disk, with a flange extending from the collared central perforation; shallowly engraved on both sides with two bands of three concentric lines. (Edges chipped; interior flaw marks; good condition.)

Historical period(s)
Anyang period, Late Shang dynasty, ca. 1300-ca. 1050 BCE
Medium
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions
H x Diam (Overall): 1.1 × 8.7 cm (7/16 × 3 7/16 in) Diam (hole): 5.3 cm (2 1/16 in)
Geography
China, probably Henan province, Anyang
Credit Line
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number
S1987.735
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Jade, Jewelry and Ornament
Type

Bracelet

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

Desmond Gure 1905 - 1970
Dr. Arthur M. Sackler 1913-1987

Description

An ivory-colored jade disk, with a flange extending from the collared central perforation; shallowly engraved on both sides with two bands of three concentric lines. (Edges chipped; interior flaw marks; good condition.)

Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Jades for Life and Death
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum