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Storage Bottle

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Artist Unknown (Yang Shao)

Date

5000-4000 BCE

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G204
Storage Bottle, Artist Unknown (Yang Shao)
Storage Bottle: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Ceramics | Banpo typeEarthenware with striated markings
Size: 31 1/8 x 8 7/8 in. (79.06 x 22.54 cm)
Creation Place: Asia, China
Culture: Yang Shao, Asia, China
Style: 50th-40th century BCE, Neolithic period, Yangshao culture
Physical Description: tall, thin jar with pointed lower end, small mouth and very short neck; decorated with incised diagonal lines
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Ruth and Bruce Dayton
Accession Number: 98.125
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009