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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1943.50.618
Title
Small Fluted Jade Ring
Classification
Ritual Implements
Work Type
ring
Date
475 BCE - 221 BCE
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, China
Period
Zhou dynasty, Warring States period, 475-221 BCE
Culture
Chinese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/204839
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Olive-green translucent nephrite
Dimensions
0.7 x 5.2 cm (1/4 x 2 1/16 in.)
unspecified: 14 g
Published Text
Catalogue
Ancient Chinese Jades from the Grenville L. Winthrop Collection in the Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University
Authors
Max Loehr and Louisa G. Fitzgerald Huber
Publisher
Fogg Art Museum (Cambridge, MA, 1975)

Catalogue entry no. 478 by Max Loehr:

478 Small Fluted Ring
Olive-green translucent jade ring with fluted body, resembling a rightly twisted rope. The execution of less refined than in the case of No. 477. Late Eastern Chou(?).

Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Bequest of Grenville L. Winthrop
Accession Year
1943
Object Number
1943.50.618
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Max Loehr and Louisa G. Fitzgerald Huber, Ancient Chinese Jades from the Grenville L. Winthrop Collection in the Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University, Fogg Art Museum (Cambridge, MA, 1975), cat. no. 478, p. 328

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