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The Advent of Chinese Civilization

Major Work(s) on Exhibit 6 results
Designation Name Amount Creation Excavation Period Acquisition Ownership Comment
Highlight Painted Pottery Jar with a Handle Gansu or Qinghai province, China Majiayao culture, ca. 2,600-2,300 BC Gift of Dr. Yokogawa Tamisuke, TJ-659
Highlight Roof Tile with an Animal Mask ("Taotie") China Warring States period (the Yan state), 5th–4th century BC TJ-5788
Oracle Bones Excavated at Yinxu, Anyang, Henan province, China Shang dynasty, 13th-11th century BC TJ-4666-43
Highlight Seal with the Inscription "True Seal of the Emperor" China Qin–Western Han dynasty, 3rd–2nd century BC Gift of Mr. Abe Fusajirō, TJ-3061
Highlight Stone Spearhead Excavated at Nanshanli, Lushunkou, Dalian city, Liaoning province, China Neolithic period-Bronze Age, 2nd millennium BC Gift of Ms. Sone Toshiko, TJ-5624
Highlight Jade Axe China Neolithic period, 3rd millennium BC TJ-2419