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A tall cylindrical vessel on mamiform tri-pod feet with an everted, flaring, and direct rim. It has a black burnished body with reddish-buff feet. 
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Tripod Jar
2200 BCE – 1600 BCE
Gift of owners Seung Man Kim, Robert Piao, Daniel Shin and Hemin Quan
bronze mirrorr with two columns of auspicious inscriptions for career promotion and healthy offsprings in eight characters separated by the central knob, which is, in turn, surrounded by stylized mystical animal motif on both side.
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Mirror with animal motifs and eight-character inscription
The Oliver J. Todd Memorial Collection
ceremonial jade ge dagger-axe, pointed blade on one end and squared tang for hafting on the other. It was broken and mented in the middle. Traces of cinnabar, red mercury sulfide, remain on the jade surface, indicating it probably came from a Shang elite burial in China. The jade material was probably fire treated to create the bony look.  <br />
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Dagger-axe (Ko)
8400 BCE
Museum purchase from the collection of Max Loehr
A temple lies in the not-so-distant background of tree and mountains. Travellors weave their way along the path, some on horseback. They have their heads covered--some with cloth and some with hats.
Sheng Maojun (Sheng Mao-ch
The Seven Sages Passing Through a Gate
1600 – 1632
Museum purchase made possible by the Margaret Watson Parker Art Collection Fund
the ceremonial degger-axe replicate in jade a common bronze weapon of the Shang dynasty called ge. It has a wide blade with a sharp point at one end and a plain, rectangular tang on the other.
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Ge (halberd)
8400 BCE
Museum purchase from the collection of Max Loehr
Large, flat disk made of gray and green jade with touches of black and brown with a hole in the center.  Incised circle around outer edge of disk and around edge of interior hole. <br />
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Bi (Pi; disc)
9229 BCE
Museum purchase for the James Marshall Plumer Memorial Collection
A red earthenware ceramic model of a goat pen, containing one ram and three ewes, with a small shed over the pen with stairs.  The exterior and goats are covered in a green lead glaze with iridescence and calcification.
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Goat Pen
25 – 220
Museum purchase made possible by a gift from Helmut Stern
ceremonial bronze ge dagger-axe, with pointed blade on one end and zoomorphic tang of stylized bird motif on the other.
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Ge (ceremonial dagger-axe)
8700 BCE
Gift in memory of John Carnig Husisian
A porcelaneous stoneware, globular bodied ewer with a narrow, flaring neck, a dish-shaped mouth, a handle in the form of a dragon head and a neck extending from the rim to the shoulder.  The spout is in the form of a chicken head and two lug handles are on the shoulder.  It is covered in a pale gray green glaze. 
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Chicken Head Ewer
317 – 439
Gift of Ping and Zenobia Lee
Bronze mirror with one side polished flat, and the other side decorated with mystical animals for cardinal orientation and twelve zodiac animals.
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Mirror, "Animal cycle type" (Ssu-ling shih-er hsiao: 4 spirits and 12 zodiacs)
7th century
The Oliver J. Todd Memorial Collection

Wang Jian (Chinese (culture or style))
Landscape in the style of Bai Shiweng (a pseudonym of Shen Zhou, 1427-1509)
Gift of Mr. Chung Mo-nan
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