University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 13130
Current Location: Collections storage
Bronze Age
Provenience: Japan
Period: Yayoi
Date Made: Yayoi
Early Date: -400
Late Date: 250
Technique:Gray Ware
Cord Marked
Credit Line:Exchange with the Japanese Commissioner, World's Columbian Exposition, 1893
Other NumberNone - Field No SFE1 - Other Number


Grayware vase. Globular pear-shaped pot with rounded shoulders and rounded bottom, narrow neck and wide rim with refined lip. Carinated just below rim. Fine lines on upper part of vessel as if vessel was turned. Bottom part paddle marked. Bottom of interior is impressed with curved markings probably from support in paddling. Orange residue on interior bottom of pot.

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