Horn (jiao)

Historical period(s)
Period of Division, 4th-5th century
Medium
Jade
Dimensions
H x W x D: 3 x 14 x 2.6 cm (1 3/16 x 5 1/2 x 1 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number
S1987.801
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Musical Instrument
Type

Horn

Keywords
China, Period of Division (220 - 589), WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

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

Published References
  • Alfred Salmony. Chinese Jade Through the Wei Dynasty. New York, 1963. pl. 39, no. 3.
  • Bo Gyllensvard. Celadon, Jade: Finds, Specimen, Scientific Results; Exhibition. Exh. cat. Stockholm, May-June 1963. cat. 59.
  • et al. Asian Art in the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery: The Inaugural Gift. Washington, 1987. cat. 73, p. 117.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum