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Jar

Period:
Neolithic period, Xindian phase
Date:
ca. 1000 B.C.
Culture:
China
Medium:
Earthenware with painted decoration and cord markings
Dimensions:
H. 3 13/16 in. (9.7 cm); Diam. 8 in. (20.3 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Harris Bisbane Dick Fund, 1950
Accession Number:
50.61.3
Not on view
[ Fritz Löw-Beer , New York, until 1950; sold to MMA]
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