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Round Ritual Implement (Bi)

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Provenance

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

Credit Line

Special Chinese and Japanese Fund

Chinese, Shang dynasty, 14th–13th century B.C.

Dimensions

23.9 cm (9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

12.921

Medium or Technique

Brownish-green nephrite jade

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ritual Objects