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Chinese carved jade scabbard slide

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An image of Scabbard Slide/Sword fitting. Translucent pale green jade with extensively altered surface. The top is divided into two longitudinal sections, no decoration. Nephrite, height 1.85 cm, length 4.4 cm, width 2.5 cm, 200-1 B.C. Chinese.

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Scabbard Slide/Sword fitting. Translucent pale green jade with extensively altered surface. The top is divided into two longitudinal sections, no decoration. Nephrite, height 1.85 cm, length 4.4 cm, width 2.5 cm, 200-1 B.C. Chinese.

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  • Accession Number: O.33-1946
  • Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
  • Aperture: f/20.0
  • Focal length: 100
  • Camera: Canon EOS 5D
  • Photographer name: Michael Jones
  • Image height: 717 pixels
  • Image width: 1024 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5.0 (Windows)
  • Filesize: 75.65kB
  • Exposure time: 1/125
  • ISO Speed: 100
  • Fnumber: 20/1
  • Captured: 2007:11:27 15:15:23

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1st Century 2nd Century BC carved Chinese Fitz_AA jade nephrite scabbard scabbard slide sword guard

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