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Ceremonial Ax Blade

Creation date: 475 BCE-221 BCE
Creation place: China

Other Information

Type: Jade Axe
Medium and Support: Nephrite
Credit Line: Gift of Mr. Franklin L. Miller
Accession Number: 1970.17.f
Dimensions: 2 5/16 in. x 3 25/32 in. x 5/16 in. (5.87 cm x 9.6 cm x 0.79 cm)
Currently on view


C.T. Loo & Company, Inc., New York, New York ( - ca. 1950)

Mrs. Irving T. Snyder, Coronado, California (ca. 1950 - October 10, 1970)

San Diego Museum of Art, San Diego, California (October 10, 1970 - )


This object was included in the following exhibitions:

Art of East Asia San Diego Museum of Art , 2/3/2013 - 8/1/2013


This object has the following bibliographic references:

Dr. Caron Smith. San Diego Museum of Art, San Diego Museum of Art. San Diego, California, 2003
Page Number: 29, Figure Number: 29

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