Short Ritual Implement (Yue)
Chinese; Longshan culture
late 3rd millennium B.C.
19.3 x 11.7 cm (7 5/8 x 4 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Dark brown nephrite jade with engraved mask design
Not On View
Purchased in Japan by Okakura Kakuzo, May 1912.
Special Chinese and Japanese Fund