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Long ritual implement (dao)

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Provenance

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

Credit Line

Special Chinese and Japanese Fund

Chinese, Neolithic period, 3rd millennium B.C.

Dimensions

9.6 x 50.3 cm (3 3/4 x 19 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

12.957

Medium or Technique

Dark green nephrite jade

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ritual Objects