Chinese Siwa Culture Neolithic Pottery Jar

GBP 300.00

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Object Description

A beautifully potted Chinese red terracotta jar, dating from the Siwa culture period. From its round flat base, the body spreads out to a wide waist and then tapers in again to the neck, then flaring out to form the mouth, which features the distinctive saddle-shape relating to the Siwa culture. There are two loop handles that join the shoulders to the rim.

Date: Circa 1350 BC
Period: Siwa Culture

Object History

The C. Roger Moss OBE collection. The late C. Roger Moss OBE was a renowned art collector who, throughout the years, thanks to his determination and enthusiasm, was able to create an outstanding collection of artworks, most prominently from China and the Orient, but also from other cultures.

Object Condition

Very fine, complete and intact.

Object Details

  • material
  • dimensions
    H:175 centimeters

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Dealer Contact

+44 (0)208 364 4565
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Dealer Location

The Gallery
Trent Park Equestrian Centre
Eastpole Farm House, Bramley Road
Oakwood, N14 4UW, United Kingdom

St James's Ancient Art
10 Charles II Street, Ground Floor
St James

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