Warring States Period
Gourd Shaped Jar
|This jar is shaped like a gourd and has a lid with a bird on it. Both the lid and a detail of the body designs can be seen below. It dates to the Warring States Period (475 BC - 221 BC). The jar was used to hold food. It was excavated at a site in Suide County.
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update: March 2010
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