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Chinese Neolithic Painted Vessel with Swastikas 3rd millennium BC

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3rd millennium BC Chinese Neolithic Painted Vessel with Swastikas

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W-33 D-33 H-40.5 (cm)

Item Reference:

87919-1479-4Tip! This item's Ref-Code breaks down thus...
Item Ref Code: 87919-1479-4
Item No. 87919 - Dealer No. 1479 - Building No. 4


Chinese Neolithic Painted Vessel with Swastikas
3rd millennium BC. Majiayao Culture : Bansham Type
A ceramic jar with piriform body and vertical neck with trumpet-shaped rim; two integral loop handles below the equator; the body and shoulder painted with hatching, four large roundels within concentric bands each containing a hatched gammadion.
3.9 kg, 40.5cm high (16").
Another jar from Majiayao Culture : Bansham type (2600-2300 B.C) with Swasticas now in Hongkong museum.
Provenance :West Country collection 1970s. Fine condition.


Item Reference
Height: 40.5 cm
Width: 33 cm
Depth: 33 cm
18th Century & Earlier
Country of Origin
Republic of China
Early Antiques
Fine condition


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