Painted Pottery Bowl

 

Majiayao Culture Period
Height: 9.6cm
Mouth diameter: 21.3cm

Contracted mouth, folded edge, bulgy belly, gradually tapering off from the belly down, small flat bottom, orange clay pottery, smoothly polished outer surface; The inside, outside and the edge of the bowl are all painted with black patterns, with whirlpools centering on the inside bottom, wave patterns covering the outer surface, and three pairs of diamond-shaped grids adorning the edge. This article, well structured and decorated with elegant patterns, is typical of painted pottery ware of the Majiayao Culture Period.