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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1984.140
Title
Adze
Classification
Tools and Equipment
Work Type
adze
Date
3rd millennium BCE
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, China
Period
Neolithic period, Liangzhu culture, c. 3300-2200 BCE
Culture
Chinese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/201942
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Stone
Dimensions
12.1 x 4.7 x 4.1 cm (4 3/4 x 1 7/8 x 1 5/8 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
1984.140
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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