Asian Art

Belt hook, head in form of horned monster

10th–13th century

Off-white jade (nephrite)

4 in. (10.2 cm)
Gift of Dr. Howard, B.S. 1943, and Mrs. Carolyn Balensweig
1973.162.3
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Song Dynasty (960–1279)
Classification: 
Apparel/Costume
Geography: 
China
Status: 
Not on view
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