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Loan Object

Pig-Dragon Pendant

5th–3rd millennium b.c.e.

Jade (nephrite)

1 5/8 × 1 3/8 × 1/4 in. (4.13 × 3.49 × 0.64 cm)
Lent by the Peabody Museum of Natural History, YPM ANT 295358
ILE2017.13.4
Geography: 
China
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Neolithic period, Hongshan Culture (4700–2900 B.C.E)
Classification: 
Jewelry
Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.