Sword pommel (qi)

Historical period(s)
Eastern Zhou to Western Han dynasty, 3rd-1st century BCE
Medium
Jade
Dimensions
H x W x D: 1.1 x 4.3 x 4.3 cm (7/16 x 1 11/16 x 1 11/16 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number
S1987.782
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Jade, Weapon and Armament
Type

Sword pommel

Keywords
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE), Western Han dynasty (206 BCE - 9 CE), WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

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

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

Copyright with museum