Detail View: The AMICA Library: Serrated Axe

AMICA ID: 
AIC_.1950.210
AMICA Library Year: 
1999
Object Type: 
Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects
Creator Name: 
Unknown
Creator Nationality: 
Asian; Far East Asian; Chinese
Creator Dates/Places: 
Chinese Asia,East Asia,China
Creator Name-CRT: 
Anonymous
Title: 
Serrated Axe
Title Type: 
preferred
View: 
front view
Creation Date: 
Late Shang or Western Zhou dynasty, 11th/10th century B.C.
Creation Start Date: 
-1200
Creation End Date: 
-1000
Materials and Techniques: 
Greenish, tan jade with brown markings.
Classification Term: 
Jade
Creation Place: 
Asia,East Asia,China
Dimensions: 
7.0 x 5.5 x .8 cm.2 3/4" length; 2 3/16" hgt; 5/32" thickness
AMICA Contributor: 
The Art Institute of Chicago
Owner Location: 
Chicago, Illinois, USA
ID Number: 
1950.210
Credit Line: 
The Art Institute of Chicago, Edward and Louise B. Sonnenschein Collection
Rights: 
Related Image Identifier Link: 
AIC_.E35518.TIF