Neolithic Chinese Painted Terracotta Twin-Handled Jar, Third Millennium B.C.

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A Neolithic Chinese painted terracotta twin handled jar dating from the third millennium B.C. The earthenware jar has a bulbous form with two small loop handles attached to the lower body. The vase is painted with a horizontal band of cross hatched roundels to the upper body with chevrons painted to the neck. The vase is decorated in tones of black and is not marked.

Details

  • Condition
    Excellent. There is a small chip reattached to the top rim..
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    12.6 in. H
    32 cm H
  • Diameter
    31.5
  • Seller Location
    Bishop's Stortford, United Kingdom
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU132822500572
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2015

Typical response time: 7 hours

Located in Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire

Associations:
  • LAPADA - The Association of Arts & Antiques Dealers
  • International Confederation of Art and Antique Dealers' Associations

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