Base Sherd


From: Japan | Honshu | Chiba Prefecture | Hirayama Village

Curatorial Section: Asian

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Object Number 13060
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Jomon | Neolithic | Japanese
Provenience Japan | Honshu | Chiba Prefecture | Hirayama Village
Period Jomon
Date Made Jomon
Section Asian
Materials Clay
Technique Fired
Inscription Language Japanese Language

Base sherd from a deep pot (深鉢). Flat bottomed vessel with sides sloping outward at steep angle. Very thick, especially near base. Rounded interior bottom. Smooth surfaces on both exterior and interior. Jomon style. Bottom of foot mat-like impressions.

Height 10.3 cm
Length 13 cm
Width 8.5 cm
Credit Line Exchange with the Japanese Commissioner, World's Columbian Exposition, 1893
Other Number 43 - Other Number

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