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新石器時代 玉璧
Ritual Object (Bi)

Period:
Neolithic period
Date:
ca. late 3rd–2nd millennium B.C.
Culture:
China
Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
Diam. 6 1/4 in. (15.9 cm); Th. 3/16 in. (.5 cm)
Classification:
Jade
Credit Line:
Gift of Samuel T. Peters, 1913
Accession Number:
13.40.4
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 207
Samuel T. Peters , New York (until 1913)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Wei, Jin, Southern and Northern Dynasties," 2005.

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