Jar (Guan)

Period: Neolithic, Majiayao culture, Banshan phase
Date: ca. 2650–2350 B.C.
Culture: China
Medium: Earthenware with painted decoration
Dimensions: H. 15 3/4 in. (40 cm); W. incl. lugs 16 in. (40.6 cm); Diam. of rim 5 1/4 in. (13.3 cm); Diam. of base 5 in. (12.7 cm)
Classification: Ceramics
Credit Line: Charlotte C. and John C. Weber Collection, Gift of Charlotte C. and John C. Weber, 1992
Accession Number: 1992.165.13

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