Dagger-Ax (Ge), Bronze, China

Dagger-Ax (Ge)

Period:
Shang dynasty (ca. 1600–1046 B.C.)
Culture:
China
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
L. 8 11/16 in. (22.1 cm); W. 2 3/4 in. (7 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. C. Dingwall, on Behalf of Lt. Col. Kenneth Dingwall, in memory of Pilot Officer William H. Dingwall, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve, Eagle Squadron, 1947
Accession Number:
47.87
Not on view
Mrs. C. Dingwall , Mt. Vernon, NY (until 1947; donated to MMA)