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Vase

Object Number:13244
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Japanese
Provenience: Japan
Period: Kofun
Date Made: 6th Century
Early Date: 500
Late Date: 600
Section:Asian
Materials:Clay
Technique:Sue Ware
Wheel Made
Incised
Fired
Height: 24 cm
Width: 19 cm
Depth: 3 cm
Credit Line:Exchange with the Japanese Commissioner, World's Columbian Exposition, 1893
Other Number:E14 - Other Number

Description

Footed jar (高台付壺). Wheel thrown. Round body. Long narrow neck widens at rim. Raised foot. Incised impressions at neck and shoulder. Gray coarse clay with blackened areas. Late Kofun.

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