Asian Art

Storage Jar

late 3rd–2nd millennium B.C.

Earthenware with painted black decoration

13 1/2 x 11 3/4 in. (34.29 x 29.85 cm)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. S. Roger Horchow, B. A. 1950
1987.61.2
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Neolithic, Majiayao Culture, Machang phase (3800–2000 B.C.)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Geography: 
China
Status: 
Not on view
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