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YangShao Neolithic Amphora, 3000 BCE — Prehistory, Private Collection

YangShao Neolithic Amphora

3000 BCE40.6 cm

TerracottaVessels

China's Neolithic Yangshao culture flourished along the Yellow river from the 6th Millennium BCE. Yangshao artists reached their peak in the Majiayao period and produced spectacular pottery at an early period in human history without knowledge of the wheel.

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Submitted by: Reed Enger
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