Loan Object

Wide-mouthed jar with twin handles linking mouth and belly

late 3rd–2nd millennium B.C.

Earthenware, with painted black and burgundy decoration

3 1/4 x 4 3/4 in. (8.26 x 12.07 cm)
Lent by David Drabkin, LL.B. 1968
ILE1994.4.22
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Neolithic, Majiayao Culture, Machang phase (3800–2000 BC)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramic
Geography: 
China
Status: 
Not on view
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