Jar with Spiral Decoration and Cross Hatching

Period: Neolithic (ca. 3300–2500 B.C.) Majiaoyao phase (3200–2650 B.C.)
Date: Machang type (ca. 2350–2050 B.C.)
Culture: China
Medium: Earthenware with pigment
Dimensions: H. 5 1/2 in. (14 cm)
Classification: Ceramics
Credit Line: Charlotte C. and John C. Weber Collection, Gift of Charlotte C. and John C. Weber, 1994
Accession Number: 1994.605.131

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