University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 13204
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Japanese
Provenience: Japan
Maker: Goseda Horyu II 五姓田芳柳
Period: 19th Century
Date Made: 19th Century
Early Date: 1800
Late Date: 1893
Section:Asian
Materials:Paper
Watercolor
Technique:Watercolor
Credit Line:Exchange with the Japanese Commissioner, World's Columbian Exposition, 1893

Description

One of a set of large paintings in watercolor depicting archaeological finds and sites from Japan (13203-13218). Mounted Board No. II [?] – Primitive potteries, mostly from shell heaps. (natural size). There are ten illustrated and numbered pieces of pottery. Number 5 is obscured by damage.


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