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Chinese jade sword guard, rusted onto an iron sword

Image attached to O.28-1946

An image of Sword guard with incised geometric pattern rusted on to a fragment of an iron sword with remains of a wooden sheath. Nephrite, length 5.1 cm, width 1.9 cm, 206 B.C. to 220 AD, Chinese.

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Sword guard with incised geometric pattern rusted on to a fragment of an iron sword with remains of a wooden sheath. Nephrite, length 5.1 cm, width 1.9 cm, 206 B.C. to 220 AD, Chinese.

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  • Accession Number: O.28-1946
  • Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
  • Aperture: f/25.0
  • Focal length: 100
  • Camera: Canon EOS 5D
  • Photographer name: Michael Jones
  • Image height: 1025 pixels
  • Image width: 545 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5.0 (Windows)
  • Filesize: 489.51kB
  • Exposure time: 1/10
  • ISO Speed: 200
  • Fnumber: 25/1
  • Captured: 2007:11:17 17:06:15

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BC carved Chinese Fitz_AA geometrical incised jade rusted rusty scabbard sheath sword guard

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