University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 13132
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Japan
Period: Kofun
Date Made: 6th Century
Early Date: 500
Late Date: 599
Technique:Sue Ware
Gray Ware
Height: 15cm
Outside Diameter:14.5cm
Credit Line:Exchange with the Japanese Commissioner, World's Columbian Exposition, 1893
Other NumberE3 - Other Number


Sue ware (須恵器) known as Hasō (はそう,瓦泉). Coarse clay. Very wide mouthed globular pot. Rounded bottom is small compared to long and widening neck. Wider band near top. Markings on surface as if it was turned. Round hole in side of pot appears to have been made prior to firing. Black line residue (?) on bottom interior pot.

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