[ bahnt-key-rah-mik ]
/ ˌbɑnt keɪˈrɑ mɪk /


the pottery of the early Neolithic Danubian culture of Europe, having characteristic parallel spiral lines over the body and neck of the gourdlike vessels and dated 5000–4000 b.c.

Origin of Bandkeramik

From German, dating back to 1920–25; see origin at band2, ceramic Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019