Axe with one perforation (Gui)

Chinese
Western Zhou dynasty
10th century B.C.
Unknown Chinese


Dimensions

11.8 x 5.5 cm (4 5/8 x 2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

12.938

Medium or Technique

Jade, nephrite

On View

Paul and Helen Bernat Galleries (Gallery 273)

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ritual objects

Provenance

Bought by Mr. Okakura in Peking, May 1912

Credit Line

Special Chinese and Japanese Fund