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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 2006at6138 jpg s Unknown Rose Kerr (ed), Chinese Art and Design, London: Victoria and Albert Museum, 1991, nr.6., photo,... EAS Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the Vallentin Bequest, Sir Percival David and the Universities China Committee circa 2500 BC (made) Liangzhu 7 section cong Height: 20.4 cm Illustrated Catalogue of Chinese Art (Burlington Fine Arts Club 01/01/1915-31/12/1915) 17802 2014-08-29T20:29:31.000Z 2014-08-29T20:29:31.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 Nephrite jade A.51-1936 a511936 O12647 Cylinder Variegated dark green and grey. A cong of 7 sections, the passage neatly hollowed out. The eyes... China 2006AT6138 Liangzhu culture James Watt opinion 11/6/1987: Neolithic. Real ones are circular inside, with... A ‘cong’ is a jade cylinder that is square on the outside with a round perforation in the middle.... 3 cylinder-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z -2496 -2505 view
view Unknown Guy, John: 'Indian Temple Sculpture', London, V & A Publication, 2007, p.139, pl.156. ISBN... SSEA ca. 2500 BC (made) Seal, steatite, Mohenjo Daro, Indus valley, 2500 B.C., Pakistan Length: 1 1/16 in, Width: 1 in, Height: 0.5 in A large number of seals of this type have been excavated from the Harappan civilization sites of... 25097 2014-08-29T21:03:27.000Z 2014-08-29T21:03:27.000Z 39.694318 In Storage -76.702591 steatite White steatite IS.8:1-1951 is811951 O25161 Seal Rectangular seal depicting a standing unicorn or bull with a two-tiered receptacle on a pole... Mohenjo Daro 3 seal-and-impression-seal-unknown 2014-03-12T00:00:00.000Z carved Seal and Impression -2496 -2505 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 2006af6620 jpg s Unknown Published: Rose Kerr (ed), T T Tsui Gallery Chinese Art and Design, London: Victoria and Albert... EAS Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the Vallentin Bequest, Sir Percival David and the Universities China Committee ca. 2500 BC-2000 BC (made) Neolithic dark green 4.5 section cong Height: 15 cm 34441 2014-08-29T21:43:50.000Z 2014-08-29T21:43:50.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 Nephrite jade A.50-1936 a501936 O39384 Cylinder (cong) Dark green with grey inclusions. A cong of four and a half sections, with no double strips as in... China 2006AF6620 RK/ CC opinion 18/11/1936: south-western Neolithic James Watt opinion 11/6/1987:... 3 cylinder-cong-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z -2000 -2505 view
view 2006bc1411 jpg s Unknown Ming Wilson, Chinese Jades, No. 102 U. Pope-Hennessy, Early Chinese Jades, 1923, pl.XXXII EAS Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the Vallentin Bequest, Sir Percival David and the Universities China Committee circa 2500 BC (made) Cong type bracelet Diameter: 11 cm 34479 2014-08-29T21:44:01.000Z 2014-08-29T21:44:01.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 Nephrite jade, carved A.56-1936 a561936 O39436 Cylinder (cong) Dark and light brown. On four corners a nose and mouth, two eyes with long out-stretching lines... China 2006BC1411 Liangzhu culture 3 cylinder-cong-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z -2496 -2505 view
view 2006at6143 jpg s Unknown Ming Wilson, 'Liangzhu Jades Rediscovered' in Oriental Art, Winter 1995/96, pp.2-8. Ming Wilson,... EAS Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the Vallentin Bequest, Sir Percival David and the Universities China Committee ca. 2500 BC (made) Bracelet, Jade, China, ca. 2500 BC Height: 3.3 cm, Diameter: 7.6 cm 34480 2014-08-29T21:44:01.000Z 2014-08-29T21:44:01.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 Nephrite jade, carved A.57-1936 a571936 O39437 Bracelet Variegated dark green and brown. Of slightly concave profile. China 2006AT6143 Liangzhu culture This bracelet was made in China in about 2500 BC, long before writing was invented. It might have... 3 bracelet-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z -2496 -2505 view
view 2006at6142 jpg s Unknown Ming Wilson, 'Liangzhu Jades Rediscovered' in Oriental Art, Winter 1995/96, pp.2-8. Ming Wilson,... EAS Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the Vallentin Bequest, Sir Percival David and the Universities China Committee ca. 2500 BC (made) Axe head, nephrite, Liangzhu, circa 2500 BC Height: 12.5 cm, Width: 8.5 cm, Diameter: 0.6 cm hole 34484 2014-08-29T21:44:02.000Z 2014-08-29T21:44:02.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 Nephrite jade, carved A.64-1936 a641936 O39440 Axe head Variegated dark green and grey. Near the hole, on both sides, are marks of the cord that joined... China 2006AT6142 Liangzhu culture Knife-shaped and axe-shaped blades made from stone were probably working tools in Neolithic... 3 axe-head-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z -2496 -2505 view
view Unknown EAS Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the Vallentin Bequest, Sir Percival David and the Universities China Committee circa 2500 BC (made) Shenmu shimao black yazhang, damaged Length: 27 cm, Width: 6.5 cm, Height: 12.5 cm 35706 2014-08-29T21:49:38.000Z 2014-08-29T21:49:38.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 Nephrite jade A.61-1936 a611936 O40555 Blade (yazhang) Speckled dark green. One side hole, cutting mark from top to bottom on one side but the curve... China Liangzhu culture 3 blade-yazhang-unknown 2014-03-17T00:00:00.000Z -2496 -2505 view
view 2007bm7247 jpg s Liefkes, Reino and Hilary Young (eds.) <u>Masterpieces of World Ceramics in the Victoria and... EAS Bought with funds from Mr. T.T. Tsui ca. 2500 BC (made) Tripod vessel, white earthenware, Shandong Province, China, ca.2500 BC. Height: 26.0 cm, Width: 16.5 cm World Ceramics, room 145 39647 Ewer with three feet China, Shandong province About 2500 bc This early ewer was made from the... 2014-08-29T22:01:54.000Z 2014-08-29T22:01:54.000Z 36.894451 World Ceramics, room 145, case 45 104.165649 earthenware White earthenware FE.8-2000 fe82000 O46756 Ewer true Tripod vessel with large spout and handle, made of white unglazed earthenware and decorated with... China 2007BM7247 Shandong Province The great importance of this piece is that it is made from kaolin-rich clays, the same raw... 3 VA ewer 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Unglazed -2496 -2505 view
view 2006at6141 jpg s Unknown Ming Wilson, Chinese Jades, No. 11 U. Pope-Hennessy, Early Chinese Jades, 1923, pl.XXIII EAS Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the Vallentin Bequest, Sir Percival David and the Universities China Committee ca. 2500 BC (made) Half disc, nephrite jade, carved Length: 10 cm 85173 2014-08-30T01:08:39.000Z 2014-08-30T01:08:39.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 Nephrite jade, carved A.55-1936 a551936 O110159 Half-disc (huang) Half-disc (Huang) China 2006AT6141 Liangzhu Culture A jade in the shape of a half-disc, like this piece, is called a ‘huang’. An ancient Chinese text... 3 half-disc-huang-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z -2496 -2505 view
view 2006at6140 jpg s Unknown Ming Wilson, Chinese Jades, No. 14 EAS Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the Vallentin Bequest, Sir Percival David and the Universities China Committee ca. 2500 BC (made) Blade, nephrite jade, carved Length: 34 cm 85177 2014-08-30T01:08:40.000Z 2014-08-30T01:08:40.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 Nephrite jade, carved A.66-1936 a661936 O110170 Blade Brownish-yellow jade. Blade is thinner at cutting edge than at the top. Surface has four holes,... China 2006AT6140 Liangzhu Culture James Watt opinion 11/6/1987: Early Shang In prehistoric times the Chinese people made tools from stone and ceremonial objects from jade. A... 3 blade-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z -2496 -2505 view
view Schroder, Timothy, ed. <u>The Gilbert Collection at the V&A</u>. London (V&A Publishing) 2009, p.... MET The Rosalinde and Arthur Gilbert Collection on loan to the Victoria and Albert Museum, London ca. 2500BC-2000 BC (made) Gold pear-shaped ewer embossed with grid patterns. Height: 18cm cm overall, Diameter: 10.7 cm, Length: 12.7 cm overall, Width: 3.8 cm top, Width: 5.2 cm top, Width: 1.9 cm handle Historical significance: This ewer is one of the earliest gold vessels known. 123810 2014-08-30T03:53:32.000Z 2014-08-30T03:53:32.000Z 38.9585 In Storage 35.4492 gold Embossed gold LOAN:GILBERT.65-2008 loangilbert652008 O156363 Ewer Gold pear-shaped ewer embossed with grid patterns. Raised from a sheet of gold, embossed with... Anatolia Sir Arthur Gilbert and his wife Rosalinde formed one of the world's great decorative art... 2 ewer 2013-08-16T00:00:00.000Z embossing -2000 -2505 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