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view 2006at6150 jpg s Unknown James C. Y. Watt, 'Neolithic Jade Carving in China' in TOCS 53 (1988-1989), pp.11-26, pl. 17, 17... EAS Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the Vallentin Bequest, Sir Percival David and the Universities China Committee ca. 2500 BC (made) Liangzhu disc (bi) with bird pattern, Nephrite jade, circa 2500 BC Diameter: 32.5 cm whole piece, Diameter: 3.8 cm hole, Thickness: 1.5 cm John Ayers and Jessica Rawson, Chinese Jade throughout the Ages (Victoria & Albert Museum 01/01/1975-31/12/1975) China, room 44 1010 Disc (bi) Stone Age About 2500 BC Round discs with a central hole are found in many graves.... 2014-08-29T19:23:07.000Z 2014-08-29T19:23:07.000Z 36.894451 China, room 44, case 8 104.165649 Nephrite jade, carved A.42-1936 a421936 O39321 Disc (bi) true Variegated dark green and brown. Pattern consists of four groups of spirals, four in each group. ... China 2006AT6150 Liangzhu culture James Watt opinon 11/6/1987: Neolithic, one of the largest known. N.B. Carved... A ‘bi’ is a flat circular slab of jade with a central hole. An ancient Chinese text entitled the... 3 VA disc-bi-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z -2496 -2505 view
view 2006bc1449 jpg s Unknown Ming Wilson, Chinese Jades, No. 10 Rose Kerr (ed), T T Tsui Gallery of Chinese Art and Design,... EAS Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the Vallentin Bequest, Sir Percival David and the Universities China Committee ca. 2000 BC-1600 BC (made) Blade, shenmu shimao black yazhang, ca. 2000-1600 BC Length: 33.5 cm, Width: 7 cm across flanges, Thickness: 0.6 cm at butt China, room 44 17816 Blade (yazhang) Stone Age 2000-1600 BC Carved nephrite jade From Shenmu Shimao, north... 2014-08-29T20:29:35.000Z 2014-08-29T20:29:35.000Z 36.894451 China, room 44, case 8 104.165649 jade Nephrite jade, carved A.62-1936 a621936 O12691 Blade true The blade is concave on both sides and honed to a fine cutting edge. Black nephrite jade.... China 2006BC1449 from Shenmu Shimao, China An ancient Chinese text entitled The Zhouli (Rituals of Zhou) describes a 'zhang' as a ceremonial... 3 VA blade-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z carved -1600 -2005 view
view 2006at6139 jpg s Unknown Rose Kerr, Chinese Art and Design, London: Victoria and Albert Museum, 1991, nr.6. Ming Wilson,... EAS Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the Vallentin Bequest, Sir Percival David and the Universities China Committee ca. 3200 BC-2200 BC (made) Cylinder (cong) Height: 40.3 cm China, room 44 34439 Tube (cong) Stone Age About 2500 BC A cong is square in section with a round hole bored through... 2014-08-29T21:43:50.000Z 2014-08-29T21:43:50.000Z 36.894451 China, room 44, case 8 104.165649 Nephrite jade A.40-1936 a401936 O39382 Cylinder true Opaque brown. A cong of 17 sections, drilled from both ends, the meeting point in the middle is... China 2006AT6139 Liangzhu culture A ‘cong’ is a jade cylinder that is square on the outside with a round perforation in the middle.... 3 VA cylinder-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z -2200 -3205 view
view 2006at6149 jpg s Unknown Rose Kerr (ed), Chinese Art and Design, London: Victoria and Albert Museum, 1991, nr.6, photo pp.... EAS Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the Vallentin Bequest, Sir Percival David and the Universities China Committee ca. 2500 BC (made) Cylinder (cong), Jade, China, ca.2500 BC Height: 43.2 cm John Ayers and Jessica Rawson, Chinese Jade throughout the Ages (Victoria & Albert Museum 01/01/1975-31/12/1975) China, room 44 34440 Tube (cong) Stone Age About 2500 BC A cong is square in section with a round hole bored through... 2014-08-29T21:43:50.000Z 2014-08-29T21:43:50.000Z 36.894451 China, room 44, case 8 104.165649 jade Nephrite jade, carved A.46-1936 a461936 O39383 Cylinder (cong) true Dark green with brown marking. A cong of 15 sections, drilled from both ends, the meeting point... China 2006AT6149 Liangzhu culture James Watt opinion 11/6/1987: Neolithic. Unique in that only one he knows of... A 'cong' is a jade tube that is square on the outside with a round perforation in the middle. An... 3 VA cylinder-cong-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z carved -2496 -2505 view
view 2010ej2076 jpg s Unknown EAS Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the Vallentin Bequest, Sir Percival David and the Universities China Committee 3500 BC-2500 BC (made) Height: 18.4 cm, Width: 11 cm China, room 44 34488 Axe blade Stone Age 3500-2500 BC A jade axe blade was not a cutting tool but a symbol of... 2014-08-29T21:44:02.000Z 2014-08-29T21:44:02.000Z 36.894451 China, room 44, case 8 104.165649 Nephrite jade, carved A.65-1936 a651936 O39445 Axe head true Variegated grey, dark brown and black. Large, slightly curved cutting mark on one side. Two... China 2010EJ2076 James Watt opinion 11/6/1987: Neolithic In ancient times the Chinese people made weapons from bronze and ceremonial objects from jade. A... 3 VA axe-head-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z -2500 -3500 view
view 2010ej2036 jpg s Unknown EAS 2600 BC-2300 BC (made) Earthenware jar with painted decoration, Yangshao culture, Neolithic period, ca. 2600-2300 BC Height: 20.3 cm China, room 44 120064 Jar with geometric design Stone Age 2600-2300 BC Jars were used to store grains and other foods,... 2014-08-30T03:38:31.000Z 2014-08-30T03:38:31.000Z 36.894451 China, room 44, case 8 104.165649 Earthenware, painted C.115-1930 c1151930 O151976 Jar true Earthenware jar with painted decoration China 2010EJ2036 This jar was used to store grains and other foods. In neolithic China such jars were daily... 3 VA jar-unknown 2013-08-16T00:00:00.000Z -2300 -2600 view
view 2011em6836 jpg s Unknown EAS 2000 BC-1700 BC (made) Longshan black ware tripod food vessel <i>li</i>, China, 2000-1700 BC Height: 15.2 cm China, room 44 120065 Cooking pot Stone Age 2000-1700 BC Unglazed black earthenware Longshan culture, north... 2014-08-30T03:38:32.000Z 2014-08-30T03:38:32.000Z 36.894451 China, room 44, case 8 104.165649 Earthenware, unglazed C.34-1962 c341962 O151977 Tripod true Unglazed earthenware food vessel <i>Li</i> China 2011EM6836 This tripod, called a 'li' in Chinese, was a cooking pot. In neolithic China such daily utensils... 3 VA tripod-unknown 2013-08-16T00:00:00.000Z -1700 -2000 view
view 2011em6836 jpg s Unknown EAS 2000 BC-1700 BC (made) Longshan black ware cup, China, 2000-1700 BC Height: 13.3 cm China, room 44 120066 Cup with handle Stone Age 2000-1700 BC Unglazed black earthenware Longshan culture, north... 2014-08-30T03:38:32.000Z 2014-08-30T03:38:32.000Z 36.894451 China, room 44, case 8 104.165649 Earthenware, unglazed C.35-1962 c351962 O151978 Cup true Unglazed black ware earthenware cup China 2011EM6836 This cup was probably a drinking vessel. In neolithic China such daily utensils were sometimes... 3 VA cup-unknown 2013-08-16T00:00:00.000Z -1700 -2000 view
view 2010ef5840 jpg s Unknown EAS 2600 BC-2300 BC (made) Earthenware bowl with painted decoration, Majiayao culture, Banshan phase, ca. 2600-2300 BC Height: 13.2 cm, Diameter: 21.5 cm China, room 44 120068 Bowl with ring handles Stone Age 2600-2300 BC Earthenware painted in red and black pigments... 2014-08-30T03:38:33.000Z 2014-08-30T03:38:33.000Z 36.894451 China, room 44, case 8 104.165649 Earthenware, painted FE.27-1983 fe271983 O151979 Bowl true Earthenware bowl with painted decoration China 2010EF5840 This bowl was used to store grains and other foods. In neolithic China such bowls were daily... 3 VA bowl-unknown 2013-08-16T00:00:00.000Z -2300 -2600 view
view 2010ea6617 jpg s Unknown EAS ca. 2500 BC (made) Longshan black ware cup on tall foot Height: 17 cm, Diameter: 7 cm China, room 44 191095 2014-08-30T07:51:15.000Z 2014-08-30T07:51:15.000Z 36.33062 China, room 44, case 8 118.760902 Earthenware, unglazed FE.42-2008 fe422008 O229954 Cup true Longshan black ware. Cup on a reticulated tall foot. Shandong 2010EA6617 This cup on a tall foot is made of thin-bodied black earthenware. The thin body is a special... 3 VA cup-unknown 2013-08-16T00:00:00.000Z -2496 -2505 view