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Scabbard slide: O.41-1946

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Current Location: In storage

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Description

Brownish jade with some alterations on the surfaces, decorated with rows of small spirals in relief, enlivened by incised lines

Measurements and weight

Height: 1.6 cm
Length: 8.95 cm
Width: 2.3 cm

Relative size of this object

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1946) by Raphael, Oscar C.

Dating

1500 - 1700

Materials used in production

Nephrite

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Identification numbers

Accession number: O.41-1946
Primary reference Number: 167875
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 24 August 2018 Last processed: Thursday 8 April 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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