Red Pottery Jar with Two Ears

 

Qijia Culture Period
Height: 12.2cm
Mouth diameter: 8cm
Foot diameter: 4.5cm

This is a hand-made red pottery jar with a wide mouth, a wasp waist, a folded belly and a flat bottom. There are two symmetrical ears on both sides stretching from the edge to the belly. The jar is completely unadorned.

Beautifully shaped, creatively designed and elaborately made, this jar is a useful article.