YangShao Amphora

YangShao Amphora, 3000 BCE — Neolithic
40.6 cm

YangShao Amphora is a Neolithic Terracotta Artifact created in 3000 BCE. It lives in a private collection. The image is © ArtAncient, and used according to Educational Fair Use, and tagged Vessels. Source

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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