Neolithic Painted Pottery Jar, 2000 B.C.
PROPERTY OF A MIAMI BEACH COLLECTOR:
NEOLITHIC PAINTED POTTERY JAR, 2000 B.C.
Gansu/Yanshao Culture, Circa 2000 B.C.
Of broad shouldered ovoid form tapering sharply at the foot, flanked by two lug handles, painted in red and black with geometric diamond patterns and cross-hatch design.
Height 12 1/2inches.
Provenance: Christie's, 17 September 2001, lot 180.