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Pendant in the Shape of an Arc

Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770–256 B.C.)
Culture:
China
Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H. 1 1/2 in. (3.8 cm); W. 6 3/4 in. (17.1 cm)
Classification:
Jade
Credit Line:
Purchase, The Vincent Astor Foundation Gift, 2009
Accession Number:
2009.89
Not on view
[ J. J. Lally & Co. , New York, until 2009; sold to MMA]
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