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Scabbard slide

Period:
Eastern Zhou–Western Han dynasty (770 B.C.–A.D. 9)
Date:
3rd century B.C.
Culture:
China
Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H. 1 3/8 in. (3.5 cm)
Classification:
Jade
Credit Line:
Purchase, Sir Joseph Hotung Gift, 2008
Accession Number:
2008.280
Not on view
Mr. and Mrs. Malcolm E. McPherson , San Francisco (1970s–2008; to Christie's) ; sale, Christie's, New York , March 19, 2008, lot 476 (1 of group of 3 objects); to MMA
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