A Chinese neolithic painted pottery jar Majiayao Culture, Machang type, 3rd Millenium BC
Lot 70
A Chinese Neolithic painted pottery jar Majiayao Culture, Machang type, 3rd Millennium BC
AU$ 1,500 - 2,200
US$ 1,400 - 2,000
Lot Details
A Chinese Neolithic painted pottery jar
Majiayao Culture, Machang type, 3rd Millennium BC
Of bulging hemispherical upper and conical lower half, short neck and flaring mouth rim, flanked by two loop handles, painted in dark pigment of two stick-like figures around the upper half of the body, the neck representing the shared head, the figures placed within separate roundels.
42cm high

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Lot 0330, Sale 1629, Sotheby's Arcade Auction along the Silk Road: Asian and Islamic, New York, 19 Sep 1998

    馬家窯文化 馬廠類型 彩繪陶壺
    來源: 1998紐約蘇富比
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