Pendant in the form of a bat

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ca. 1300-1050 BCE
Period
Late Shang dynasty
Accession Number
S1987.689
Credit Line
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Topic
Shang dynasty (ca. 1600 - ca. 1050 BCE)
Anyang period (ca. 1300 - ca. 1050 BCE)
bat
China
Chinese Art
carving
incising
WWII-era provenance
Origin
Anyang, Henan province, China
Medium
Jade (nephrite) with traces of cinnabar
Dimensions
H x W x D: 3 x 4.2 x 1.2 cm (1 3/16 x 1 5/8 x 1/2 in)
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Restrictions & Rights
Copyright with museum
Type
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament