2500 BCE-1700 BCE
Neolithic Period, Middle Yang-shao culture (2500-1700 BCE)
14 1/4 x 13 x 13 in. (36.2 x 33 x 33 cm)
Medium and Support:
Maurice R. and Maxine B. Forman Fund
Location: Currently on view
This is a funerary urn from Pan-Shan, T'ao river valley, Kansu.
Purchased in China by a private collector in the 1920s-30s; purchased from him by the Crane Gallery, Toronto; purchased from them by Gerald Weisbrod, Toronto (dealer), 1969; East-West Gallery, Victor, NY, 1999; purchased from them by the Gallery in 1999
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Rochester, NY: Memorial Art Gallery
Memorial Art Gallery.
Rochester, NY: Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester, 2000--.
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