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2008bt2313 jpg l

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Acquired in 1939 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
attributions_note
bibliography
collection_code
EAS
credit
date_end
date_start
date_text
ca. 2600 BC-2300 BC (made)
descriptive_line
Earthenware jar, coil built and painted in unfired pigments, Gansu province, Majiayao culture, Banshan phase, ca. 2600-2300 BC
dimensions
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
gallery
World Ceramics, room 145
historical_context_note
historical_significance
history_note
id
176164
label
last_checked
2014-08-30T06:50:24.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-30T06:50:24.000Z
latitude
37.668282
location
World Ceramics, room 145, case 2, shelf 1
longitude
102.975433
marks
materials
earthenware
materials_techniques
Earthenware, coil built, painted in unfired pigments
museum_number
CIRC.205-1939
museum_number_token
circ2051939
object_number
O213815
object_type
Jar
on_display
true
original_currency
original_price
physical_description
Earthenware jar coil built and painted in unfired pigments with spirals and geometric motifs on the shoulders and neck
place
Gansu
primary_image_id
2008BT2313
production_note
production_type
public_access_description
This type of painted jars has been found in large quantities from neolithic burials. Some even have remains of food in them, indicating they were storage jars.
related_museum_numbers
rights
3
shape
site_code
VA
slug
jar
sys_updated
2013-08-16T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
painting, coiling
title
updated
vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
-2300
year_start
-2605