Asian Art

Bottle

late 6th–early 5th millennium B.C.

Reddish earthenware

5 5/8 x 3 5/8 in. (14.3 x 9.21 cm)
Gift of Walter Hochstadter
2003.149.1
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Neolithic, Yangshao culture, Beishouling phase (5100–4900 B.C.)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Geography: 
China
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Collection of Walter Hochstadter; acquired in Hong Kong in the period of the 1960s-1970s.

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