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Ornament of a mythical creature (Pei huang)

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Ernest B. Dane

Chinese, Shang dynasty, 10th century B.C.

Dimensions

Overall: 2.8 x 0.4 x 9.8 cm (1 1/8 x 3/16 x 3 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

28.229

Medium or Technique

Nephrite with traces of cinnabar

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ritual Objects