Anonymous / Pendant with Openwork Dragons in Form of An Archer's Ring / Eastern Han dynasty, 1st/2nd century A.D.Anonymous
Pendant with Openwork Dragons in Form of An Archer's Ring
Eastern Han dynasty, 1st/2nd century A.D.

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Creator Name: Unknown
Creator Nationality: Asian; Far East Asian; Chinese
Creator Role: Artist
Creator Dates/Places: Chinese Asia,East Asia,China
Creator Active Place: Asia,East Asia,China
Creator Name-CRT: Anonymous
Title: Pendant with Openwork Dragons in Form of An Archer's Ring
Title Type: preferred
View: Front view
Creation Start Date: 1
Creation End Date: 200
Creation Date: Eastern Han dynasty, 1st/2nd century A.D.
Creation Place: Asia,East Asia,China
Object Type: Costume and Jewelry
Classification Term: Jade
Materials and Techniques: Mottled tan and green jade, partly decorated. Glossy finish. The basic shape is that of an archer's ring, surrounded by a pair of feline-like animals in relief and openwork. The body of one animal reaches over to the back. (Salmony, 1952)Pendant - with hydras.
Dimensions: 6.5 x 4.2 x .5 cm.2 7/16" length; 7/16" width; 1/8" average thickness
AMICA Contributor: The Art Institute of Chicago
Owner Location: Chicago, Illinois, USA
ID Number: 1950.656
Credit Line: The Art Institute of Chicago, Edward and Louise B. Sonnenschein Collection
AMICA ID: AIC_.1950.656
AMICA Library Year: 1999
Media Metadata Rights: Copyright The Art Institute of Chicago, 1999

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