Ancient Chinese Jade

September 4, 1980 – March 15, 1981

Freer Gallery of Art
Jefferson Drive and 12th Street, SW
Washington, DC

Gallery 15 Floor Plan

On view are more than 130 jade objects, dating from the third millennium B.C. through the 3rd century A.D. Of particular interest is a group of ritual discs newly attributed to the prehistoric era of the Neolithic or New Stone Age.