Plaque

Chinese
Neolithic Period, Liangzhu Period
early 3rd millennium B.C.


Dimensions

5.5 x 8.5 cm (2 3/16 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1990.313

Medium or Technique

Nephrite jade with engraved figural decoration

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ritual objects

Provenance

Purchased from Bluett and Sons, London in 1990.

Credit Line

Museum purchase with the Charles Bain Hoyt Fund, funds donated anonymously gift, and Asiatic Curator's Fund