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Acquired in 1974 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
Unknown
attributions_note
bibliography
Hansford, The Seligman Collection etc, Vol. I, 1957, B3, pl. LVI. Ming Wilson, Chinese Jades, No. 120
collection_code
EAS
credit
Mrs B.Z. Seligman bequest
date_end
date_start
date_text
ca. 1100 BC-950 BC (made)
descriptive_line
Shang-Zhou brown pendant in form of a long fish
dimensions
Length: 11 cm
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
'The Seligman Collection of Oriental Art' (Arts Council of Great Britain 01/01/1966-31/12/1966)
gallery
historical_context_note
historical_significance
history_note
id
85313
label
last_checked
2014-08-30T01:09:11.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-30T01:09:11.000Z
latitude
36.894451
location
In Storage
longitude
104.165649
marks
materials
materials_techniques
Nephrite jade with carved decoration
museum_number
FE.141-1974
museum_number_token
fe1411974
object_number
O110347
object_type
Fish pendant
on_display
original_currency
original_price
physical_description
Pendant in the form of a fish carved from a pale brownish jade with traces of reddish pigment (or laquer?). The pendant is thicker than average (FE 142-1974), with distinctive snout and long tail. Both sides are similarly carved with simple designs of fins, gills and eyes. A hole is pierced through the snout.
place
China
primary_image_id
2006BB6015
production_note
production_type
public_access_description
related_museum_numbers
rights
3
shape
site_code
slug
fish-pendant-unknown
sys_updated
2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
title
updated
vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
-950
year_start
-1105