Double-Eared White Pottery Pot Engraved with Taotie Design

 

Shang Dynasty
Height: 22.1cm
Mouth diameter: 9.1cm
Foot diameter: 8.9cm

Contracted mouth, slightly bulgy belly, loop leg, two ears below the mouth, two symmetrical holes in the leg, and engraved with taotie design all over the body.

Modeled after bronze ware of the Shang Dynasty in terms of its shape and design, the pot is a typical white pottery article at that time.