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Collection

China

Title
Halberd
Other titles:
Ceremonial jade blade
Alternative title:
Ge [戈]
Place of origin
China
Period
Shang dynasty circa 1600 - 1100 BCE → China
Western Zhou circa 1100 - 771 BCEZhou dynasty circa 1100 - 256 BCE → China
Media category
Jade
Materials used
Jade
Dimensions

55.5 x 9.2 x 0.5 cm

Credit
Edward and Goldie Sternberg Chinese Art Purchase Fund
Accession number
152.2014
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (3)

Christie's New York, Fine Chinese Art from the Authur M. Sackler Collections, New York, 18 Mar 2009, 287 (colour illus.).

Norton Gallery of Art (Commissioning Editor), An Exhibition of Chinese Archaic Jades, C.T. Loo, Inc., Florida, Jan 1950, (illus.) not paginated. Plate IV, No. 4

Parke-Bernet Galleries Inc. (Commissioning Editor), Jade & Other Semi-Precious Mineral Carvings. Single Color & Decorated Porcelains. From the Estate of the Late C.T. Loo, New York, Oct 1962, 50 (illus.). lot no. 243

Exhibition history (4)

An Exhibition of Chinese Archaic Jades, C.T. Loo, Inc., Norton Gallery of Art, 20 Jan 1950–01 Mar 1950

Jade & other Semi-Precious Mineral carvings. Single Color & Decorated Porcelains. From the Estate of C.T. Loo, Parke-Bernet Galleries Inc., 10 Oct 1962–11 Oct 1962

Fine Chinese Art from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections, Christie's New York, New York, 18 Mar 2009–18 Mar 2009

Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, Christie's New York, New York, 19 Sep 2013–20 Sep 2013