University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:13061
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Jomon
Neolithic
Japanese
Provenience: Japan
Honshu
Chiba Prefecture
Rokutsu Village
Period: Jomon
Date Made: Jomon
Early Date: -10500
Late Date: -400
Section:Asian
Materials:Clay
Technique:Fired
Incised
Inscription Language:Japanese Language
Height: 6.4 cm
Length: 16.5 cm
Width: 11.1 cm
Credit Line:Exchange with the Japanese Commissioner, World's Columbian Exposition, 1893
Other Number:44 - Other Number

Description

Bowl (浅鉢) with large pieces from each side missing. Flat bottom with sides slanting outward at sharp angle. Rim thicker, rounded and undulating. Series of incised lines over most of sides on exterior. Rectangular impressions on bottom of foot. Late Jomon. Primarily black with some orange areas.


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