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2006bc1425 jpg l

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Acquired in 1936 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
Unknown
attributions_note
bibliography
Ming Wilson, Chinese Jades, No. 16
collection_code
EAS
credit
Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the Vallentin Bequest, Sir Percival David and the Universities China Committee
date_end
date_start
date_text
ca. 2000 BC-1500 BC (made)
descriptive_line
Notched disc, Nephrite jade, China, circa 2000-1500 BC
dimensions
Diameter: 13 cm
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
gallery
historical_context_note
historical_significance
history_note
id
34427
label
last_checked
2014-08-29T21:43:47.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-29T21:43:47.000Z
latitude
36.894451
location
In Storage
longitude
104.165649
marks
materials
materials_techniques
Nephrite jade, carved
museum_number
A.45-1936
museum_number_token
a451936
object_number
O39370
object_type
Notched disc
on_display
original_currency
original_price
physical_description
Disc with severe notches, translucent light and dark green with dark striations. Thin and even, signs of wear on both sides.
place
China
primary_image_id
2006BC1425
production_note
production_type
public_access_description
In the first few decades of the 20th century a fairly large number of jade rings with notches were excavated from neolithic sites. Their functions are not yet clear.
related_museum_numbers
rights
3
shape
site_code
slug
notched-disc-unknown
sys_updated
2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
title
updated
vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
-1500
year_start
-2005