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2010ej2036 jpg l

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Acquired in 1930 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
Unknown
attributions_note
bibliography
collection_code
EAS
credit
date_end
date_start
date_text
2600 BC-2300 BC (made)
descriptive_line
Earthenware jar with painted decoration, Yangshao culture, Neolithic period, ca. 2600-2300 BC
dimensions
Height: 20.3 cm
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
gallery
China, room 44
historical_context_note
historical_significance
history_note
id
120064
label
Jar with geometric design Stone Age 2600-2300 BC Jars were used to store grains and other foods, both for daily use and for burial. Earthenware painted in red and black pigments Yangshao culture, north China Museum no. C.115-1930 [2007]
last_checked
2014-08-30T03:38:31.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-30T03:38:31.000Z
latitude
36.894451
location
China, room 44, case 8
longitude
104.165649
marks
materials
materials_techniques
Earthenware, painted
museum_number
C.115-1930
museum_number_token
c1151930
object_number
O151976
object_type
Jar
on_display
true
original_currency
original_price
physical_description
Earthenware jar with painted decoration
place
China
primary_image_id
2010EJ2036
production_note
production_type
public_access_description
This jar was used to store grains and other foods. In neolithic China such jars were daily utensils. When their owners died they were sometimes buried with them.
related_museum_numbers
rights
3
shape
site_code
VA
slug
jar-unknown
sys_updated
2013-08-16T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
title
updated
vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
-2300
year_start
-2600