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商 玉琮
Ritual Object (Cong)

Period:
Shang dynasty (ca. 1600–1046 B.C.)
Date:
13th–12th century BC
Culture:
China
Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H. 5 11/16 in. (14.5 cm); W. 2 13/16 in. (7.1 cm); L. 2 13/16 in. (7.1 cm)
Classification:
Jade
Credit Line:
Gift of Heber R. Bishop, 1902
Accession Number:
02.18.316
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 207
Heber R. Bishop , New York (until 1902; donated to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Arts of Ancient China," 2005.

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