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新石器時代良渚文化 玉璧
Ritual Object (Bi)

Period:
Neolithic period, Liangzhu culture (ca. 3200–2000 B.C.)
Date:
mid-3rd millennium B.C.
Culture:
China
Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
Diam. 8 3/8 in. (21.3 cm)
Classification:
Jade
Credit Line:
Purchase, Friends of Asian Art Gifts, 1986
Accession Number:
1986.112
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 207
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Wei, Jin, Southern and Northern Dynasties," 2005.

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