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Girdle ornament

Period:
Han dynasty (206 B.C.–A.D. 220)
Culture:
China
Medium:
Jade
Dimensions:
H. 2 3/4 in. (7 cm); W. 1 1/2 in. (3.8 cm); D. 9/16 in. (1.4 cm)
Classification:
Jade
Credit Line:
Gift of Samuel T. Peters, 1911
Accession Number:
11.190.269
Not on view
Samuel T. Peters , 1911; donated to MMA
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