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Vessel with two handles

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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, late–3rd millennium B.C.

Dimensions

10.8 x 15 cm (4 1/4 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

1988.81

Medium or Technique

Earthenware; Machang type; Stylized hands and arm design in black and red pigment

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware