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Hatchet

Period:
Zhou dynasty (1046–256 B.C.)
Date:
ca. 500 B.C.
Culture:
China
Medium:
White jade
Dimensions:
H. 3 5/8 in. (9.2 cm); W. 2 1/2 in. (6.4 cm)
Classification:
Jade
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1924
Accession Number:
24.170.14
Not on view
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