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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1343030 (stock #MA225)
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Tall Chinese Neolithic Xiajiadian Culture Pottery Li Tripod

This very attractive and interesting tall pottery vessel was made some 4,000 years ago by people of the Xiajiadian culture (c. 2300 - 1600 BC) from Inner Mongolia. This vessel is characteristic of this Neolithic culture with its wide rim, partly hollow udder-shaped legs and carefully constructed body...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1337000 (stock #M7713)
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£850.00
LARGE Chinese Neolithic Pottery Jar - Caiyuan Culture (c. 2600 - 2200 BC)

This large and impressive pottery jar was made over 4,000 years ago by peoples of the Caiyuan Culture (c. 2600 - 2200 BC) and has been excavated from the Ningxia Autonomous Region in the north of China. It is relatively highly-fired and has been fired to a very pleasing pale yellowish-brown colour. The upper surface has been burnished and is smooth to the touch...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1339952 (stock #MA267)
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£450.00
Large Chinese Neolithic Pottery Jar - Caiyuan Culture (c. 2600 - 2200 BC)

This rare and attractively-shaped wide pottery jar was made over 4,000 years ago by peoples of the Caiyuan Culture (c. 2600 - 2200 BC) and has been excavated from the Ningxia Autonomous Region in the north of China. It has a flat base, a wide body and an unusually wide flared mouth. The finely-burnished surface has fired to various attractive shades of orange-brown and is very smooth to the touch...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1346147 (stock #MA363)
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Fine Chinese Neolithic Painted Pottery Jar - Machang (c. 2300 - 2000 BC)

This twin-handled pottery jar was made over 4,000 years ago during the Machang Phase (c. 2300 - 2000 BC) of the Majiayao culture, also known as the Gansu-Yangshao culture, from present day Gansu or Qinghai province. This jar is relatively highly-fired, having a distinct ring to it when tapped...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1339949 (stock #MA261)
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Fine & Rare Chinese Neolithic Pottery Tripod - Qijia Culture

This rare pottery tripod was made some 4,000 years ago. Although similar vessels were made by various Chinese Neolithic cultures, we believe this particular example to have been made by potters of the Qijia Culture (c. 2050 - 1700 BC). The form is of a cooking vessel and the three wide udder-shaped legs allow it to be stood in a fire with as much heat as possible being transmitted to the contents inside the vessel...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1339984 (stock #MA257)
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£635.00
Fine Chinese Neolithic Siwa Culture Black Pottery Jar (c. 1350 BC)

This fine pottery vessel was made over 3,000 years ago by peoples of the Siwa Culture (c.1350 BC) from present day Gansu or Qinghai province. It is finely constructed with high handles, a saddle-shaped mouth, a slender body and a small flat base. Pottery jars from the Siwa culture are rarer than those of the preceding Qijia and Majiayao cultures and most known examples are made from an orange or buff coloured pottery...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1339080 (stock #MA237)
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£220.00
Chinese Neolithic Painted Pottery Jar - Machang (c. 2300 - 2000 BC)

This twin-handled pottery jar was made over 4,000 years ago during the Machang Phase (c. 2300 - 2000 BC) of the Majiayao culture, also known as the Gansu-Yangshao culture, from present day Gansu or Qinghai province...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1336987 (stock #MA154)
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£220.00
Large Chinese Neolithic Painted Pottery Jar - Machang (c. 2300 - 2000 BC)

This large pottery jar of unusual form was made over 4,000 years ago during the Machang Phase (c. 2300 - 2000 BC) of the Majiayao culture, also known as the Gansu-Yangshao culture, from present day Gansu or Qinghai province. It is quite "heavily-potted" with a wide body, two sturdy loop handles and an unusually wide flared mouth. It is relatively highly-fired...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1337001 (stock #M7712)
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£1,250.00
Large Chinese Neolithic Caiyuan Pottery Jar with Oxford TL Test

This large and impressive pottery jar was made by peoples of the Caiyuan Culture (c. 2600 - 2200 BC) and has been excavated from the Ningxia Autonomous Region in the north of China. It is quite "heavily-potted" and has been fired to a very pleasing pale yellowish-brown with the surface colour becoming more red in places...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1339948 (stock #MA260)
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£250.00
Rare Chinese Neolithic Pottery Tripod - Qijia Culture

This rare pottery tripod was made some 4,000 years ago. Although similar vessels were made by various Chinese Neolithic cultures, we believe this particular example to have been made by potters of the Qijia Culture (c. 2050 - 1700 BC). The form is of a cooking vessel and the three wide udder-shaped legs allow it to be stood in a fire with as much heat as possible being transmitted to the contents inside the vessel. Such tripods are made f...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1329931 (stock #M7725)
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£950.00
Large Chinese Neolithic Pottery Jar - Siwa Culture (c. 1350 BC)

This large and impressive pottery jar dates to the Siwa culture (c. 1350 BC). From its relatively small base, the body spreads out to a wide waist and then tapers in a little before spreading out again to form the wide saddle-shaped mouth. There are two loop handles that join the shoulder to the rim. Most of the surface has been fired to a very attractive orange-red but with interesting variations in colour in places, a result of ...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1330246 (stock #MA046)
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£195.00
Chinese Neolithic Painted Pottery Jar - Machang (c. 2300 - 2000 BC)

This twin-handled pottery jar was made over 4,000 years ago during the Machang Phase (c. 2300 - 2000 BC) of the Majiayao culture, also known as the Gansu-Yangshao culture, from present day Gansu or Qinghai province. It is quite thin-walled and relatively highly-fired. The inside of the mouth and the upper body have been coated in a reddish-brown wash on top of which have been painted geometric patterns in a dark fired-on miner...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1132372 (stock #M9085)
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Very Rare Chinese Neolithic Pottery Jar with Impressed Pattern - Qijia Culture (c. 2050 - 1700 BC)

This rare pottery jar was made around 4,000 years ago by peoples of the Neolithic Qijia Culture (c. 2050 - 1700 BC), from what is now eastern Gansu province, China. It is relatively highly-fired, having a distinct ring to it when tapped, and is "heavily-potted" with a smooth surface. On the inner mouth are the remains of a reddish-brown pigment. 

The most interesting feature of this jar is t...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1000195 (stock #M7591)
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£350.00
Rare Chinese Neolithic Pottery Jar - Banshan / Majiayao Culture (c. 2600 - 2300 BC)

This rare and very interesting pottery jar was made over 4,000 years ago by peoples of the Majiayao Culture, most likely during the Banshan phase (c. 2600 - 2300 BC). It is made from a very coarse and gritty clay that has been fairly highly-fired, the jar having a distinct ring to it when tapped. It has many unusual features: its overall shape, the incised decoration covering the body, its almost horizontal f...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #999885 (stock #M7561)
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£250.00
Rare Chinese Neolithic Painted Pottery Bottle - Machang

This rare and unusual twin-handled pottery bottle was made over 4,000 years ago during the Machang Phase (c. 2300 - 2000 BC) of the Majiayao culture, also known as the Gansu-Yangshao culture, from present day Gansu or Qinghai province. It is of a very pleasing form, with a globular body and two loop handles that are more or less at right-angles from the base of the neck to the side of the body. The inside of the mouth and the upper body...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1330243 (stock #MA047)
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£120.00
Chinese Neolithic Painted Pottery Jar - Machang (c. 2300 - 2000 BC)

This twin-handled pottery jar was made over 4,000 years ago during the Machang Phase (c. 2300 - 2000 BC) of the Majiayao culture, also known as the Gansu-Yangshao culture, from present day Gansu or Qinghai province. It is quite thin-walled and relatively highly-fired. The inside of the mouth and the upper body have been coated in a reddish-brown wash on top of which have been painted geometric patterns in a dark fired-on miner...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #999912 (stock #M7570)
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£350.00
Rare Chinese Neolithic Pottery Jar - Caiyuan Culture

This attractively-shaped pottery jar was made over 4,000 years ago by peoples of the Caiyuan Culture (c. 2600 - 2200 BC) and has been excavated from the Ningxia Autonomous Region in the north of China. It is finely-potted with a wide body and one handle from the shoulder to the wide flared mouth. The smooth burnished surface makes this vessel a pleasure to handle as well as to view.�

Height 16 cm (6.25 inches), diameter 19 cm (7.5...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1330237 (stock #MA040)
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£150.00
Chinese Neolithic Qijia Culture Cord-Impressed Jar

This jar was made some 4,000 years ago by peoples of the Neolithic Qijia Culture (c. 2050 - 1700 BC), from what is now eastern Gansu province. They produced a variety of pottery vessels including cord-impressed pottery of many shapes and sizes. This is a particular nice example of good form. It is made from a coarse gritty clay and has a wide flaring mouth. The main surface of the body is decorated with cord impressions that have been repeated...