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A BEIGE JADE CEREMONIAL BLADE
SHANG - EARLY WESTERN ZHOU DYNASTY
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 10,625 USD
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121
A BEIGE JADE CEREMONIAL BLADE
SHANG - EARLY WESTERN ZHOU DYNASTY
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 10,625 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Chinese Art from the Metropolitan Museum of Art: The Florence and Herbert Irving Gift

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New York

A BEIGE JADE CEREMONIAL BLADE
SHANG - EARLY WESTERN ZHOU DYNASTY
of flat rectangular form with softly beveled edges, the straight sides subtly flaring towards the gently curved blade edge, pierced with an aperture at one end, the smooth stone a greenish-beige with shadows of russet
Length 4 1/8  in., 10.5 cm
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Provenance

Donald J. Wineman, New York, 31st January 1986, no. 187.
Collection of Florence (1920-2018) and Herbert (1917-2016) Irving, no. 47.

Chinese Art from the Metropolitan Museum of Art: The Florence and Herbert Irving Gift

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New York