University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 13129
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Jomon
Neolithic
Yayoi
Bronze Age
Japanese
Provenience: Japan
Period: Jomon
Yayoi
Date Made: Jomon-Yayoi
Early Date: -10500
Late Date: 250
Section:Asian
Materials:Clay
Technique:Fired
Incised
Cord Marked
Credit Line:Exchange with the Japanese Commissioner, World's Columbian Exposition, 1893
Other NumberNone - Field No SF
F3 - Other Number

Description

Clay deep jar-shaped pot with small flat base. Widens gradually at center. Narrows slightly at neck and flares to wide rim. Sides with twisted cord impressions which vary in length and depth and short incised straight lines. Smoothed over near bottom. Imperfections especially at rim. Dark with a few lighter mottled orange-ish areas.


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