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Acquired in 1936 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
Unknown
attributions_note
bibliography
Published: Rose Kerr (ed), T T Tsui Gallery Chinese Art and Design, London: Victoria and Albert Museum, 1991, nr.6.
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. 2500 BC-2000 BC (made)
descriptive_line
Neolithic dark green 4.5 section cong
dimensions
Height: 15 cm
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
gallery
historical_context_note
historical_significance
history_note
id
34441
label
last_checked
2014-08-29T21:43:50.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-29T21:43:50.000Z
latitude
36.894451
location
In Storage
longitude
104.165649
marks
materials
materials_techniques
Nephrite jade
museum_number
A.50-1936
museum_number_token
a501936
object_number
O39384
object_type
Cylinder (cong)
on_display
original_currency
original_price
physical_description
Dark green with grey inclusions. A cong of four and a half sections, with no double strips as in the case of A46-1936 and A51-1936. The half of a section at the bottom is also an unusual feature. It does not taper downwards as most cong do.
place
China
primary_image_id
2006AF6620
production_note
RK/ CC opinion 18/11/1936: south-western Neolithic James Watt opinion 11/6/1987: Neolithic Cylinders of this type have been found in graves from Neolithic sites in East China.
production_type
public_access_description
related_museum_numbers
rights
3
shape
site_code
slug
cylinder-cong-unknown
sys_updated
2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
title
updated
vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
-2000
year_start
-2505