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Acquired in 1928 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
Unknown
attributions_note
bibliography
collection_code
EAS
credit
Given by Mr Robert Mond
date_end
date_start
date_text
2000 BC-1700 BC (made)
descriptive_line
Jar, light red earthenware with decoration painted in dark brown and reddish brown, China (Gansu province), Neolithic period, 2000-1700 BC
dimensions
Height: 26.4 cm, Diameter: 28.3 cm
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
gallery
Ceramics Study Galleries, Asia & Europe, room 137
historical_context_note
historical_significance
history_note
This jar was made in Gansu province in far northwestern China, a region which was then part of what is now called the Yangshao culture.
id
415010
label
last_checked
2014-08-30T16:41:37.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-30T16:41:37.000Z
latitude
37.668282
location
Ceramics Study Galleries, Asia & Europe, room 137, case A, shelf 4
longitude
102.975433
marks
materials
earthenware
materials_techniques
Earthenware with painted decoration
museum_number
C.398-1928
museum_number_token
c3981928
object_number
O495108
object_type
Jar
on_display
true
original_currency
original_price
physical_description
Jar of light red earthenware. Squat bulbous body, the upper part decorated with five sets of concentric circles alternately in dark brown and reddish brown, the former edged with spiky projections. The innermost circle is filled with cross-hatching. The slightly flaring neck is painted with the same ornament. At the widest part of the body are attached two small strap handles.
place
Gansu
primary_image_id
2010EG8430
production_note
production_type
public_access_description
related_museum_numbers
rights
3
shape
site_code
VA
slug
jar-unknown
sys_updated
2013-08-16T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
Painted
title
updated
vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
-1700
year_start
-2000