Beaker with two handles
Qijia culture (Gansu or Qinghai province)
Date: first half 2nd millennium BCE
Height: 4 1/4 inches (10.79 cm)
Width: 5 1/8 inches (13.01 cm)
Diameter: 4 ¾ inches (12.06 cm)
The body of the vessel is unpainted with an upper and lower section, and two broad, flat and widely arched handles. The shape is suggestive of sheet-metal work.
Photo by Maria Paula Armelin