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Ge-shaped Halberd

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Provenance

Bought by Mr. Okakura in China, May 1912.

Credit Line

Special Chinese and Japanese Fund

Chinese, Shang dynasty, about 1600–about 1100 B.C.

Dimensions

Overall: 29.8 cm (11 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

12.810

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Metalwork