Dragon Disk Shang Period (60744)
jade Shang period (1600-1100 BCE) | h8.25 w8 d 2.5″ | h9.5 w8 d 2.25″ (with stand)
The bi is a circular ancient Chinese jade artifact. The earliest bi were produced in the Neolithic period by the Liangzhu culture (3400-2250 BC). Later examples date from the Shang, Zhou, and Han dynasties. They were also made in glass.