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Ceremonial Blade

Period: Neolithic period–Shang dynasty (ca. 1600–1046 B.C.)
Date: 2nd millennium B.C.
Culture: China
Medium: Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions: W. 2 15/16 in. (7.5 cm); L. 18 in. (45.7 cm)
Classification: Jade
Credit Line: Gift of Dr. Frank L. Babbott, 1957
Accession Number: 57.71

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