User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Basin with two handles and a spout

Start collecting

Provenance

Purchased in 1988 from Donald J. Wineman, New York, NY.

Credit Line

E. Rhodes and Leona B. Carpenter Foundation Grant and Edwin E. Jack Fund

Chinese, Neolithic period, Majiayao Culture, Machang type, late 3rd millennium B.C.

Dimensions

14.7 cm (5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

1988.31

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with design painted in black and red over slip

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware