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Pendant in the Shape of a Dragon

Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770–256 B.C.)
Date:
3rd century B.C.
Culture:
China
Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H. 2 3/8 in. (6 cm)
Classification:
Jade
Credit Line:
Purchase, Sir Joseph Hotung Gift, 2008
Accession Number:
2008.285
Not on view
J. D. Chen (Chen Rentao, 1906-68; King-Kwei Collection) 1906–68 , Shanghai and Hong Kong (before 1952) ; [ Mayuyama & Co., Ltd. [Mayuyama, Tokyo, late 1950s; sold to McPhersons]; Mr. and Mrs. Malcolm E. McPherson , San Francisco (late 1950s–2008; to Christie's) Mr. and Mrs. Malcolm E. McPherson, San Francisco, late 1950s–2008; sale, Christie's, New York , March 19, 2008, lot 479; to MMA
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