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Ornament: O.109-1946

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Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown

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Description

Pale green pendant charm, in the form of a head of a fish, with a hole for suspension.
It is likely to part of a complicated jade pendant set. A similar one was excavated from Xinzheng, Henan province

Legal notes

Bequeathed by Oscar Raphael 1941, received 1946

Measurements and weight

Length: 1.8 cm

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Han Dynasty (BC 206 - AD 220)
800 BC - 700 BC

Materials used in production

Nephrite

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Identification numbers

Accession number: O.109-1946
Primary reference Number: 167904
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 24 August 2018 Last processed: Thursday 8 April 2021

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

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