Asian Art

Halberd of Ge Type

5th–3rd century B.C.E.

Variegated grey jade (nephrite)

7 in. (17.78 cm)
Gift of Dr. Howard, B.S. 1943, and Mrs. Carolyn Balensweig
1973.162.1
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Eastern Zhou, Warring States Period(475–221 BCE)
Classification: 
Arms and Armor
Geography: 
China
Status: 
Not on view
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