Cicada

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Acquired in 1974 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
Unknown
attributions_note
bibliography
Hansford, The Seligman Collection etc, Vol. I, 1957, B18, pl. LVIII.
collection_code
EAS
credit
date_end
date_start
date_text
ca. 3rd century BC (made)
descriptive_line
dimensions
Length: 5.4 cm
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
gallery
historical_context_note
historical_significance
history_note
Received from B.Z. Seligman (decd), August 9, 1973.
id
85428
label
last_checked
2014-08-30T01:09:44.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-30T01:09:44.000Z
latitude
36.894451
location
In Storage
longitude
104.165649
marks
materials
materials_techniques
Nephrite jade with carved decoration
museum_number
FE.143-1974
museum_number_token
fe1431974
object_number
O110481
object_type
Cicada
on_display
original_currency
original_price
physical_description
A small jade cicada of slightly rounded form, oval in cross-section, with simply carved details; on the top surface the wings, eyes and a small area of cross-hatching on the head, and abbreviated linear definition on the underside. Carved from mottled grey-green jade.
place
China
primary_image_id
production_note
production_type
public_access_description
related_museum_numbers
rights
3
shape
site_code
slug
cicada-cicada-unknown
sys_updated
2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
title
Cicada
updated
vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
-196
year_start
-305