A Neolithic painted pottery jar, Banshan, Gansu Yangzhou, Mid-2nd Millenium BC

Lot 88. A Neolithic painted pottery jar, Banshan, Gansu Yangzhou, Mid-2nd Millenium BC. 8in (20.3cm) high. Estimate US$ 1,000 - 1,500 (€860 - 1,300). Sold for US$ 1,250 (€1,074). Photo: Bonhams.

Modeled with a slightly compressed globular body tapering towards the base, decorated with red dentilated swag patterns reserved on a black ground, with single loop handle at the base of the neck, decorated with hatch pattern. 

ProvenanceRalph M. Chait Galleries, New York, 6 April 2000.

Bonhams. ASIAN WORKS OF ART. 30 Oct 2017, 10:00 EDT, NEW YORK