Jar

Artist/maker unknown, Chinese

Geography:
Made in Gansu Province, China, Asia

Period:
Neolithic Period (10,000-c. 2100 BCE)

Date:
c. 2600-2300 BCE

Medium:
Earthenware with painted decoration

Dimensions:
12 3/4 x 17 inches (32.4 x 43.2 cm)

Curatorial Department:
East Asian Art

Object Location:

* Gallery 233, Asian Art, second floor

Accession Number:
1926-79-5

Credit Line:
Gift of Horace H. F. Jayne, 1926

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Label:
This jar was made during the Banshan phase of the Majiayao culture.


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