Plaque in the form of a bird

Historical period(s)
20th century forgery in the style of the late Shang dynasty (ca. 1300- 1050 BCE)
Medium
Jade
Dimensions
H x W x D (overall): 11 x 2.9 x 0.3 cm (4 5/16 x 1 1/8 x 1/8 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
The Dr. Paul Singer Collection of Chinese Art of the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; a joint gift of the Arthur M. Sackler Foundation, Paul Singer, the AMS Foundation for the Arts, Sciences, and Humanities, and the Children of Arthur M. Sackler
Collection
Paul Singer collection
Accession Number
S2012.9.333
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Jade
Type

Plaque

Keywords
bird, carving, China, forgery, Modern period (1912 - present), Paul Singer collection, plaque
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Whistler's Neighborhood
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum