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Fragment of White Stoneware

13th–11th century B.C.

White stoneware with incised design

1 1/2 × 4 1/2 in. (3.8 × 11.4 cm)
Gift of Walter Hockstadter
1985.77.1
Geography: 
China
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Shang dynasty (1600–1046 B.C.E.), Anyang phase (ca. 1300–1046 B.
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
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