Slit disk ritual implement (jue)

Chinese
Western Zhou dynasty
10th century B.C.


Dimensions

Diameter 14.3 cm (5 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

12.928

Medium or Technique

Greenish-white, nephrite jade

On View

Paul and Helen Bernat Galleries (Gallery 273)

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ritual objects

Provenance

Purchased in Beijing, China by Okakura Kakuzo, May 1912.

Credit Line

Special Chinese and Japanese Fund