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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1984.146
Title
Adze with thick trough and polished surface
Classification
Tools and Equipment
Work Type
adze
Date
c. 3300 BCE - c. 2000 BCE
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, China
Period
Neolithic period, Liangzhu culture, c. 3300-2200 BCE
Culture
Chinese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/201551
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Gray stone with some polishing
Dimensions
9 x 4.5 x 3 cm (3 9/16 x 1 3/4 x 1 3/16 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Ernest B. and Helen Pratt Dane Fund for the Acquisition of Oriental Art in honor of Professor Max Loehr
Accession Year
1984
Object Number
1984.146
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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