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A Large Chinese Han Dynasty Black Pottery Amphora

A voluptuous Han Dynasty burnished black pottery amphora.



The bulbous body features two pair of raised spiral decorations terminating in a protruding nipple on each side. A pair of curvaceous handles rise from either side of the body terminating at the everted mouth. Three lines of incised decoration decorate the neck just below the mouth.



Areas of mineralized encrustation from burial.

A voluptuous Han Dynasty burnished black pottery amphora.



The bulbous body features two pair of raised spiral decorations terminating in a protruding nipple on each side. A pair of curvaceous handles rise from either side of the body terminating at the everted mouth. Three lines of incised decoration decorate the neck just below the mouth.



Areas of mineralized encrustation from burial.

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A Large Chinese Han Dynasty Black Pottery Amphora

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COUNTRY: China
DATE OF MANUFACTURE: Han Dynasty (206 BC - 220 AD)
MATERIALS: High fired and burnished black pottery
CONDITION: Very good.
HEIGHT: 12.75 in. (32 cm)
DIAMETER: 12 in. (30 cm)
DEALER LOCATION: Austin, TX
NUMBER OF ITEMS: 1
REFERENCE NUMBER: U1110318947169

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