Asian Art

Small Storage Jar

3rd millennium B.C.

Earthenware, painted black decoration

4 x 4 3/4 in. (10.16 x 12.065 cm)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. S. Roger Horchow, B. A. 1950
1987.61.1
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Majiayao culture (ca. 3300–2000 B.C.E.), Macheng phase (2350–205
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Geography: 
China
Status: 
Not on view
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